Format Books
Manuscripts/Mixed Material
Contributors Sibṭ Al Māridīnī, Badr Al Dīn Muḥammad Ibn Muḥammad
Dates 1761
Location Washington D.C.
Language Arabic
Subjects Arithmetic
Ibn Al HāʼIm, Aḥmad Ibn Muḥammad
Lumaʻ Al Yasīrah Fī ʻIlm Al Ḥisāb.
Manuscripts, Arabic
Mathematics, Arab
Washington (D.C.)
Sharh al
Other Title
شرح اللمع في علم الحسالب.
Contributor Names
Sibṭ al-Māridīnī, Badr al-Dīn Muḥammad ibn Muḥammad, 1423-
Created / Published
20 Dhū al-Ḥijjah 1174 H [23 July 1761].
Subject Headings
-  Ibn al-Hāʼim, Aḥmad ibn Muḥammad,---1412.--Lumaʻ al-yasīrah fī ʻilm al-ḥisāb
-  Arithmetic
-  Mathematics, Arab
-  Manuscripts, Arabic--Washington (D.C.)
-  Ms.
-  Arabic.
-  Title written in a later hand on fol. 1a.
-  Transcribed by ʻAlī ibn Muḥammad ibn Aḥmad al-Khasikī, who worked from the author's copy, (dated 893 H [1487]). He completed this manuscript in 20 Dhū al-Ḥijjah 1174 H [23 July 1761] (colophon, fol. 22a).
-  Purchase of Mahmud al-Mansuri collection, 1945. DLC
-  Abu Tig, Egypt.
-  Paper: yellowed cream, with watermarks. Last leaf repaired, damage from humidity and termites on most pages. Black ink on title page, text of al-Lumaʻ in red, commentary in black. Some marginal notes; title page has stars and Arabic letters written over earlier text. Catchwords on rectos.
-  Library of Congress. Mansuri Collection, 5-709. DLC
-  Fihris al-makhṭūṭāt al-ʻArabīyah fī Maktabat al-Kūngris; 42.
-  The text is a commentary on al-Lumʻah al-yasīrah fī ʻilm al-ḥisāb by Aḥmad ibn Muḥammad Ibn al-Hāʼim.
-  Naskhī script; 25 lines in written area, 17 x 11 cm.
-  Fol. 1a-22b.
-  Binding: removed from binding.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress website.
-  Incipit: الحمد لله حمدا يليق بجلاله والصلاة والسلام على محمد وصحبه وآله ... هذا تعليق مختصر جعلته توضيحا على المقدمة المسماة باللمع فى علم الحساب تأليف الشيخ الإمام العالم العلامة جامع أشتات الفضايل ومحي علوم الأوائل شهاب الدين أحمد بن الهايم.
22 leaves (25 lines), bound : paper ; 22 x 16 cm.
Call Number
QA101 .I2437 1761
Digital Id
amed0001 200149113
amed0001 200149113
Library of Congress Catalog Number

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