• Hadha Sharh mukhtasar al

    Ms. Arabic. Title from caption, fol. 1b. Purchase of Mahmud al-Mansuri collection, 1945. DLC Written in North Africa. Paper: yellowed cream, with watermarks; edges of first 5 leaves torn, first and last leaves repaired. Text of al-Tuffāḥah written in pink, with the commentary in black, framed in a double pink line. Diagrams and notes in the margins. Catchwords on rectos. Library of Congress. Mansuri ...

    • Contributor: Dimashqī, ʻAbd Al Laṭīf Ibn Aḥmad
    • Original Format: Books - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • al

    Ms. Arabic. Title from margin of fol. 55b. Paper: yellowed cream; originally split from spine; damage from termites and humidity throughout manuscript; many pages now repaired. Text in black ink, with names of medicines in red; marginal notes on first four leaves. No title page. Library of Congress. Arabic manuscripts, SM-4. DLC Fihris al-makhṭūṭāt al-ʻArabīyah fī maktabat al-Kungris, 9. Manual on pharmaceutics, including composition, ...

    • Contributor: Najīb Al Dīn Al Samarqandī, Muḥammad Ibn ʻAli
    • Original Format: Books - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Alfiyah fi al

    Ms. Arabic. Title page written in later hand in violet pencil and in different script. Transcribed by Yāqūt ibn Aḥmad al-Mālikī on 17 Shaʻbān 1291 H [28 September 1874]. Purchase of Mahmud al-Mansuri collection, 1945. DLC Paper: yellowed cream, untrimmed, with watermarks, in good condition. Few diacritical marks. Text in black with violet decorations. Formula on fol. 2a to protect book from bookworms (Yā ...

    • Contributor: Shīwī, Ibrāhīm Ibn Aḥmad
    • Original Format: Books - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Exposicio mistica super exod[um]. [Germany, ca. 1150]

    Manuscript on vellum. Signatures i-xiv8, xv4. Early gothic minuscule script. Red initials, rubricated. On leaf [2a] in 16th cent. hand: Residentia societatis Jesu millestadij inscrpt. and other notes; on leaf [115b], also in later hand than the text: Bernhardus sup vos qui tnsiti estis. Title from label on cover. Twelfth century romanesque stamped leather binding of white deerskin over wooden boards. Cf. U.S. Library ...

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  • Letter from W.B. Sprague to Juliana Smith Reynolds, September 12, 1864

    • Contributor: Reynolds, Juliana Smith - Sprague, W.B.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1864-09-12

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  • Kitab al

    Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Arabic. Colophon of book in hand (fol. 174b) states that transcription completed 7 Dhū al-Ḥijjah 1344 or (incorrectly) 29 June 1925; correct Western date is 18 June 1926. Copied by Nedjm eddin Bey, professor at the l'Ecole Superieure d'Arabe in Damascus, on the instructions of Commandant Malinjoud, the director of l'Ecole Superieure ...

    • Contributor: Aḥmad Ibn Mājid Al SaʻDi
    • Original Format: Books - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Suwar al

    Ms. Arabic; Persian verses on fol. 175b and Persian text on leaf inserted before beginning of text. Title from container. Paper: yellowed cream, watermarks, first two and last leaves repaired, dark stains on fol. 1a; traces of humidity on edges of paper. Text in black, with rubricated headings and captions. Illustrations of constellations have colored ink and gold-colored pigment. Catchwords on rectos. Some diacritical ...

    • Contributor: Ṣūfī, ʻAbd Al Raḥmān Ibn ʻUmar
    • Original Format: Books - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1417

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  • Kitab al

    Ms. Arabic. Purchase of Mahmud al-Mansuri collection, 1945. [Syria?] Paper: yellowed cream, with watermarks, in fairly good condition, but the edges of some leaves are stained. Black ink on title page; black, red, and brown ink in text. Text is framed by a double red line; diacritical marks; marginal notes. Calculations in purple pencil in modern hand on fol. 13b. Library of Congress. Mansuri ...

    • Contributor: Thābitī, Muḥammad Ibn ʻAbd Al Laṭīf.
    • Original Format: Books - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Kitab qatr al

    Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Ms. Arabic Purchase of Mahmud al-Mansuri collection, 1945. DLC Paper: yellowed cream with watermarks (two crescent moons). Leaves are loose from binding, the first two and the last two have been repaired, and the title page and other pages show damage from humidity. Black and red ink on title page, text mainly ...

    • Contributor: Bulqīnī, ʻUmar Ibn Raslān
    • Original Format: Books - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Sharh al

    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 ...

    • Contributor: Sibṭ Al Māridīnī, Badr Al Dīn Muḥammad Ibn Muḥammad
    • Original Format: Books - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Wasilat al

    Ms. Arabic. Title from line 6 of poem, fol.1b. Transcribed by Aḥmad Yūnis in 1300 H [1882]. Purchase of Mahmud al Mansuri collection, 1945. DLC Paper: yellowed cream, with watermark of Benedetto Gentili Vittorio; leaves are loose from spine but in good condition. Black and red ink used in text. Catchwords on rectos. Library of Congress. Mansuri Collection, 5-768. DLC Author's full name from ...

    • Contributor: Miṣrī, Aḥmad Ibn Qāsim
    • Original Format: Books - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Kitab al

    Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Ms. Arabic. Transcribed by ʻAbd Allah ibn ʻUmar ibn Muṣṭafá ibn Ismaʻīl ibn ʻAbd al-Ghanī al-Nābulusī, a descendant of the author, on 5 Rajab 1270 H. Paper: cream, with watermarks, of varying thickness, in good condition. Red ink on title page, black and red ink in text. Marginal notes, catchwords on rectos. ...

    • Contributor: Nābulusī, ʻAbd Al Ghanī Ibn IsmāʻĪl
    • Original Format: Books - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Kitab al

    Ms. Arabic. Transcribed by Maḥrūs al-Ḥidyah on 12 Muḥarram [?] 1142 H [7 August 1729]. Purchase of Mahmud al-Mansuri collection, 1945. DLC al-Jaʻfarīyah, Egypt. Paper: yellowed cream, with watermarks (tre lune), in bad condition due to damage from humidity; edges of some leaves repaired. Black and red ink on title page, text is principally in black ink, with titles in red and green. Text ...

    • Contributor: Ibn Jaḥḥāf, Al Ḥusayn Ibn Zayd Ibn ʻAli
    • Original Format: Books - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1729

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  • al

    Ms. Arabic. Transcribed by Suwayfī Aḥmad Muḥammad ʻAlī Kishk on 26 Shaʻbān 1264 H [27 July 1848]. Purchase of Mahmud al-Mansuri collection, 1945. DLC [Egypt?] Paper: yellowed cream, with watermarks (tre lune, initials E A N), in medium condition; stains on bottom of most leaves. Black ink on title page, text in black with some rubricated words. Some underlining in red; marginal notes on ...

    • Contributor: Damanhūrī, Aḥmad Ibn ʻAbd Al MunʻIm.
    • Original Format: Books - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Hadhihi Hashiyat al

    Ms. Arabic. Transcribed by Ṭaḥa ibn Yūsuf and completed 16 Rajab, 1305 AH. Purchase of Mahmud al-Mansuri collection, 1945. DLC [Egypt?] Paper: yellowed cream, in good condition; leaves loose. Black ink throughout the text, framed by a double red line. Few marginal notes; catchwords on rectos. Library of Congress. Mansuri Collection, 5-738. DLC With: Hādhā kitāb al-Lumʻah al-Māridīnīyah fī sharḥ al-Yāsamīnīyah fī ʻilm al-jabr ...

    • Contributor: Janājī, Aḥmad Muḥammad
    • Original Format: Books - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Kitab sharh al

    Ms. Arabic. Written in Abū Tīj, Egypt Paper: yellowed cream with watermarks, first leaf repaired, brown stains on some pages, termite damage. Black and red ink on title paper, text of al-Lumʻah in red and the author's commentary in black. Some sentences on leaf 18 are underlined in red. Marginal notes throughout in different hands. Catchwords on rectos. Library of Congress. Arabic manscripts, SM-54. ...

    • Contributor: Sibṭ Al Māridīnī, Badr Al Dīn Muḥammad Ibn Muḥammad
    • Original Format: Books - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Trevisan manuscript. Storia delle navig. [i.e. navigazioni] del Colo. [i.e. Colombo, or Colocut].

    Ms. Title from spine of early 19th-century binding. In Venetian dialect of Italian. The codex assembles in one copy made ca. 1503 a number of reports dating from 1501 to ca. 1503, notably: (ff. 1a-30a) Angelo Trevisan's Italian version, accompanied by four covering letters, of Pietro Martire d'Anghiera's reports on the first three voyages of Columbus (published later as De Orbe Novo, decas 1), ...

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  • Hadha Kitab al

    Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Ms. Arabic. Paper: white or yellowed cream paper of varying thickness, with watermarks, in good condition, though outer edges of first 31 leaves stained, and termite damage on last three pages. Red and black ink on title page and in text. Occasional diacritical marks; catchwords on rectos. Library of Congress. Arabic Manuscripts, ...

    • Contributor: Ḥalabī, Ṣāliḥ Naṣr Allāh Ibn Sallūm.
    • Original Format: Books - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Sharh al

    Ms. Arabic. Purchase of Mahmud al-Mansuri collection, 1945. DLC Paper: yellowed cream with watermarks; leaves loose from binding; traces of humidity on leaves 51-56. Black ink on title page; black and red in text. Text is partially underlined in red ink on leaves 21-28. A few marginal notes. The formula Yā Kabikaj iḥfaẓ al-waraq appears on the title page in a second hand; title ...

    • Contributor: Ghazzī, Aḥmad Ibn Qāsim
    • Original Format: Books - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Bahaiyah fi al

    Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Ms. Arabic; some poetry in Turkish; Arabic alphbet. Purchase of Mahmud al-Mansuri collection, 1945. DLC Paper: yellowed cream, no visible watermarks. Text is incomplete (leaves missing at end). Title page and text are in black ink, with a few rubricated words. Some diacritical marks. Text on fol. 2b-14b is framed by two ...

    • Contributor: ʻĀmilī, Bahāʼ Al Dīn Muḥammad Ibn Ḥusayn
    • Original Format: Books - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Kunnash al

    Ms. Arabic; Amharic marginal notes fol. 17b. Title added at head of fol. 1a in a much later hand in very pale pink pencil. Also in pink pencil on fol. 173b: Maqālat al-Manṣūrī. Paper: yellowed cream, some with tre luna watermarks. Some leaves restored; many leaves affected by dark stains and humidity. Black and red ink in text; text framed by a single red ...

    • Contributor: Rāzī, Abū Bakr Muḥammad Ibn Zakarīya
    • Original Format: Books - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Kitab zubdat al

    Ms. Arabic. Paper: yellowed cream, of varying thickness, some with watermarks, damaged by termites; pages repaired. Red and black ink on title page and in text; few diacritical marks. The text is framed by a single red line; many tables written veritically or horizontally. Catchwords at bottom of rectos. Library of Congress. Arabic manuscripts, SM-5. DLC Fihris al-makhṭūṭāt al-ʻArabīyah fī maktabat al-Kūngris, 10. Text ...

    • Contributor: Jurjānī, IsmāʻĪl Ibn Ḥasan
    • Original Format: Books - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Jami al

    Ms. Arabic. Transcribed by Muḥammad ʻAyyād. Purchase of Mahmud al-Mansuri collection, 1945. DLC Paper: yellowed cream, with watermarks (tre lune; initials FC), in good condition. Text in black ink with rubricated titles; title page in blue ink in a later hand. Some marginal notes in various hands. Catchwords on rectos. Modern numbering incorrect (skips a leaf between 15 and 16). On leaves 4a, 10b, ...

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  • Zij.

    Ms. Arabic. Title from fol. 385a. Paper: thick, yellowed cream, watermarks, in good condition, although most of fol. 2a and 3a have sections that have been painted over with black paint or ink. Leaf 1a has notes about various abridgements of Ibn al-Shātir's book by Shihāb al-Dīn Aḥmad ibn Ghulām Allāh ibn Aḥmad and Muḥammad ibn ʻAlī ibn Ibrāhīm al-Shahīr bi-ibn Zurayq al-Shāfiʼī; notes ...

    • Contributor: Ibn Al Shāṭir, ʻAlī Ibn Ibrāhīm
    • Original Format: Books - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • al

    Ms. Arabic. Paper: yellowed cream, with watermarks, in moderate condition; termite damage near spine; damage from iron gall ink (cf. fol. 21). Red on title page, text in black with some rubricated words. Text framed by single red line; headings written in red in broad margins. Some diacritical marks. Marginal notes in later hand in violet pencil fol. 5a. Catchwords on rectos. Watermark on ...

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