Format Books
Manuscripts/Mixed Material
Contributors Jazarī, Ramaḍān Ibn Abī Hurayrah
Dates 1665
Location Washington D.C.
Language Arabic
Subjects Khulāṣat Al Ḥisāb.
Manuscripts, Arabic
Mathematics, Arab
Washington (D.C.)
ʻĀmilī, Bahāʼ Al Dīn Muḥammad Ibn Ḥusayn
Sharh al
Other Title
شرح الخلاصة في الحساب /
Contributor Names
Jazarī, Ramaḍān ibn Abī Hurayrah, active 1665-1681.
Created / Published
Jumadá al-awwal 1076 H [November 1665].
Subject Headings
-  ʻĀmilī, Bahāʼ al-Dīn Muḥammad ibn Ḥusayn,--1547-1621.--Khulāṣat al-ḥisāb
-  Mathematics, Arab
-  Manuscripts, Arabic--Washington (D.C.)
-  Ms.
-  In Arabic; Persian poem on title page.
-  Title from introduction, fol. 1b.
-  Transcribed by author, Jumadá al-awwal 1076 H [November 1665].
-  Purchase of Mahmud al-Mansuri collection, 1945. DLC
-  Paper: mostly white, with some brown, with watermarks. Some leaves repaired; damage from humidity and termites. Black ink on title page, text is in black with a few rubrications. Text is particually underlined in either red or black. Some marginal notes; catchwords on rectos. Pages numbered consecutively.
-  Library of Congress. Mansuri Collection, 5-720. DLC
-  In Muʻjam al-Muʼallifin (IV:173), ʻUmar Riḍā Kaḥḥālah lists the author's name as Ramaḍān ibn Abī Hurayrah al-Jazarī al-Qādirī. Carl Brockelmann, Geschichte der Arabischen Litteratur (S II, p. 596) lists author as Ramaḍān ibn Hurayrah al-Jazāʼirī al-Qādirī.
-  Text is a commentary on al-Khulaṣah fī al-ḥisāb by Bahāʼ al-Dīn Muḥammad ibn Ḥusayn al-ʻĀmilī. Two poems attributed to ʻAmr ibn al-ʻĀṣ on title page in a different hand. Last page includes a note in a third hand on a different topic.
-  Nastaʻliq script; 25 lines in written area, 15 x 9 cm.
-  Some tables and figures in margins of pp. 68-75.
-  Fol. 1a-62b.
-  Binding: modern cardboard covered with cloth; leather spine.
-  Names of former owners on title page: ʻAbd Allah ibn Muḥammad al-ʼAlāʼī al-Baytūshī from Basra, dated 1189 H [1775]; and ʻAbd Allah ibn ʻĪsá ibn Ismāʻīl al-ʻAbāyī, dated 15 Dhū al-Qaʻdah 1224 H [22 December 1809].
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress website.
-  Incipit: بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم و به نستعين أحمدك يا من أعداد نعمه لا تحصى وأشكرك يا من آحاد قسمه لا تستقصحمدا يتضاعف به ضروب آلائك، وشكرا تتزايد به صنوف نعمائك ... لما كانت الرسالة المسماة بخلاصة الحساب للبارع في أنحاء ما حوته على قاطبة عرفان هذا الباب بهاء الدين الحسيني عامله الله بما هو حري رسالة حاوية للأتم من الأصول وناظمة للأهم من الأبواب والفصول ....
62 leaves (25 lines), bound : paper ; 21 x 15 cm.
Call Number
QA33.A483 J39 1665
Digital Id
amed0001 200149104
amed0001 200149104
Library of Congress Catalog Number

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