Manuscript/Mixed Material Kitāb zubdat al-ṭibb / كتاب زبدة الطب /

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Title
Kitāb zubdat al-ṭibb /
Other Title
كتاب زبدة الطب /
Summary
Text is an Arabic medical treatise in fomat of a symoptic chart in two parts: the first is devoted to theoretical medicine and discusses diagnosis by means of the pulse and urine; the second discusses anatomy and the treatment of disease. The second part is divided into 20 chapters and deals systematically with the anatomy and physiology of the human body and the treatment of disease.
Contributor Names
Jurjānī, Ismāʻīl ibn Ḥasan, 1042 or 1043-1136 or 1137.
Created / Published
25 Shaʻbān 1088 H [22 October 1677].
Subject Headings
-  Medicine, Arab
-  Manuscripts, Arabic--Washington (D.C.)
Notes
-  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.
-  Fihris al-makhṭūṭāt al-ʻArabīyah fī maktabat al-Kūngris, 10.
-  Naskhi script, with headings in thuluth; 18-33 lines in written area, 21 x 12 cm.
-  Fol. 1a-258a.
-  Names of former owners ʻUmar ibn ʻUthmān and Maḥmūd ibn Ḥasan al-Yamanī (?) on title page. Other partially erased ownership signatures on title page.
-  Binding: old red leather decorated with blind tooling; repaired.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress website.
-  Incipit: بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم أما بعد حمد الله تعالى والثناء عليه والصلوة على رسوله المصطفى ونبيه المجتبى وعلى آله وأصحابه، فاعلم أن مبنى الطبيب مدار أمره وعلى معرفة حالتي بدن الإنسان من الصحة والمرض، ولا يتم معرفتها والاستدلال على كل واحد منهما إلا بمعرفة النبض والتنفس ومعرفة أحوال الأبوال والأتفال والعرق والنفث ...
Medium
257 leaves (18-33 lines), bound : paper ; 29 X 20 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
R128.3 .J87 1677
Digital Id
amed0001 200149110 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.amed/amed0001.200149110.1
amed0001 200149110 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.amed/amed0001.200149110.2
Library of Congress Control Number
2008401032
Description
Text is an Arabic medical treatise in fomat of a symoptic chart in two parts: the first is devoted to theoretical medicine and discusses diagnosis by means of the pulse and urine; the second discusses anatomy and the treatment of disease. The second part is divided into 20 chapters and deals systematically with the anatomy and physiology of the human body and the treatment of disease.
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https://lccn.loc.gov/2008401032
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Jurjānī, IsmāʻĪl Ibn Ḥasan, 1042 Or Or 1137. Kitāb Zubdat Al-Ṭibb. [25 Shaʻbān H 22 October 1677, 1677] Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://lccn.loc.gov/2008401032. (Accessed April 29, 2017.)

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Jurjānī, I. I. Ḥ. (1677) Kitāb Zubdat Al-Ṭibb. [25 Shaʻbān H 22 October 1677] [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://lccn.loc.gov/2008401032.

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Jurjānī, IsmāʻĪl Ibn Ḥasan, 1042 Or Or 1137. Kitāb Zubdat Al-Ṭibb. [25 Shaʻbān H 22 October 1677, 1677] Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://lccn.loc.gov/2008401032>.