Format Books
Manuscripts/Mixed Material
Contributors Ibn Al HāʼIm, Aḥmad Ibn Muḥammad
Dates 1772
Location Washington D.C.
Language Arabic
Subjects Arithmetic
Ibn Al HāʼIm, Aḥmad Ibn Muḥammad
Manuscripts, Arabic
Mathematics, Arab
Murshidah Fī ṢināʻAt Al Ghubār.
Washington (D.C.)
Title
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Other Title
النزهة الحساب لابن هائم.
Contributor Names
Ibn al-Hāʼim, Aḥmad ibn Muḥammad, -1412.
Created / Published
6 Dhū al-Ḥijjah 1185 [11 March 1772 ]
Subject Headings
-  Ibn al-Hāʼim, Aḥmad ibn Muḥammad,---1412.--Murshidah fī ṣināʻat al-ghubār
-  Arithmetic
-  Mathematics, Arab
-  Manuscripts, Arabic--Washington (D.C.)
Notes
-  Ms.
-  Arabic.
-  Title from cover.
-  Purchase of Mahmud al-Mansuri collection,1945. DLC
-  Colophon states that the manuscript was copied by Aḥmad ibn Qāsim ibn Aḥmad ibn Muḥammad al-Ḥanbalī and was completed on 6 Dhū al-Ḥijjah 1185.
-  Paper: yellowed cream; some of the leaves repaired; some have dark stains at the edges. Text framed by single red line. Text principally in black, with a few rubricated words; few marginal notes in black ink. Calculations in red ink; catchwords on versos, some trimmed off.
-  Library of Congress. Arabic manuscripts, 5-713. DLC
-  Library of Congress. Mansuri Collection, 5-713. DLC
-  According to Carl Brockelmann's Geschichte der Arabischen Litteratur (Supplement II, p. 154), the text is an abridgement of the author's book al-Murshidah fī ṣināʻat al-ghubār.
-  Text is in Naskhī script; 22-28 lines in written area 16 x 10 cm.
-  Text is partially vocalized in the first paragraph only.
-  Fol. 1a-12a.
-  Binding: modern cardboard covered with cloth and leather spine
-  An endowment by Aḥmad ibn Muḥammad ibn Manṣūr [Badīrī?] is recorded the frontispiece.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress website.
-  Explicit: فهذا القدر المقتصر عليه في هذا المختصر مما لا يسع الطالب المحصل جهله ومن اراد الزيادة على ذلك فيكفيه اصله ومن رام التبحر في التصرف في استخراج المجهول بالاعداد المتناسبة فعليه بالمعرفة التي فاقت كتب هذا الفن قاطبة ولله الحمد اولا واخرا وظاهرا وباطنا ...
-  Incipit: أما بعد حمد الله تعالى الواحد بكل وجه واعتبار والصلوة والتسليم على نبيه محمد خير من اختار وعلى آله وصحبه وأزواجه البررة الأطهار، فان كتابي الموسوم بالمرشدة فى صناعة الغبار لما تلقى بالقبول وخص بالانتشار كلف به صديق لي يهوى الاختصار فألتمس منى أن ألخصه مبالغا فى الاختصار ...
Medium
12 [i.e. 23] leaves (ca. 28 lines), bound : paper ; 20 x 15 cm.
Call Number
QA101 .I255 1772
Digital Id
amed0001 200149149 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.amed/amed0001.200149149.1
amed0001 200149149 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.amed/amed0001.200149149.2
Library of Congress Catalog Number
2010471128


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