Manuscripts/Mixed Material Kitāb sharḥ al-Lumaʻ fī al-ḥisāb / كتاب شرح اللمع في الحساب /

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Title
Kitāb sharḥ al-Lumaʻ fī al-ḥisāb /
Other Title
كتاب شرح اللمع في الحساب /
Summary
The text is a commentary on al-Lumaʻ al-yasīrah fī ʻilm al-ḥisāb by Aḥmad ibn Muḥammad Ibn al-Hāʼim. According to the colophon, the author stated that he finished writing the commentary on 27 Ramaḍān 873 [10 April 1469] in Abū Tīj in al-Ṣa'īd, [Egypt].
Contributor Names
Sibṭ al-Māridīnī, Badr al-Dīn Muḥammad ibn Muḥammad, 1423-
Created / Published
[17--?]
Subject Headings
-  Ibn al-Hāʼim, Aḥmad ibn Muḥammad,---1412.--Lumaʻ al-yasīrah fī ʻilm al-ḥisāb
-  Arithmetic--Early works to 1900
-  Mathematics, Arab--Early works to 1800
-  Manuscripts, Arabic--Washington (D.C.)
Notes
-  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.
-  Fihris al-makhṭūṭāt al-ʻArabīyah fī maktabat al-Kūngris, 42.
-  Naskhī script; 25 lines in written area, 15 x 10 cm.
-  Fol. 1a-19b.
-  Two illegible ownership inscriptions on title page.
-  Binding is old cardboard with leather spine.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress website.
-  Incipit: الحمد لله حمدا يليق بجلاله والصلاة والسلام على محمد وصحبه وآله وبعد ... 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 ....
Medium
19 leaves (25 lines) : paper ; 21 x 15 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
QA101 .I2437 1700z
Digital Id
amed0001 200149112 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.amed/amed0001.200149112.1
amed0001 200149112 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.amed/amed0001.200149112.2
Library of Congress Control Number
2008401031
LCCN Permalink
https://lccn.loc.gov/2008401031
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Sibṭ Al-Māridīnī, Badr Al-Dīn Muḥammad Ibn Muḥammad. Kitāb sharḥ al-Lumaʻ fī al-ḥisāb. [17--?] Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://lccn.loc.gov/2008401031. (Accessed January 23, 2017.)

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Sibṭ Al-Māridīnī, B. A. M. I. M. Kitāb sharḥ al-Lumaʻ fī al-ḥisāb. [17--?] [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://lccn.loc.gov/2008401031.

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Sibṭ Al-Māridīnī, Badr Al-Dīn Muḥammad Ibn Muḥammad. Kitāb sharḥ al-Lumaʻ fī al-ḥisāb. [17--?] Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://lccn.loc.gov/2008401031>.