Books Qabas al-ḍawʼ fī al-ḥisāb. قبس الضوء في الحساب.

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Title
Qabas al-ḍawʼ fī al-ḥisāb.
Other Title
قبس الضوء في الحساب.
Summary
Text is a poem on arithmetic.
Contributor Names
Ḥamīdī, ʻAbd al-Raḥmān ibn Aḥmad ibn ʻAlī.
Created / Published
12 Rabīʻ al-Awwal 997 H [29 January 1589].
Subject Headings
-  Arithmetic--Poetry--Early works to 1900
-  Mathematics, Arab--Poetry--Early works to 1800
-  Manuscripts, Arabic--Washington (D.C.)
Notes
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
-  Ms.
-  Arabic.
-  Title from cover.
-  Transcribed by the author, ʻAbd al-Raḥmān ibn Aḥmad ibn ʻAlī Ḥamīdī, on 12 Rabīʻ al-Awwal 997 H [29 January 1589].
-  Purchase of Mahmud al-Mansuri collection, 1945.
-  Paper: yellowed cream with watermarks; brown stains at bottom of leaves; leaves repaired near spine. Text is principally in black ink with some words in red. Occasional diacritical marks; catchwords on rectos.
-  Library of Congress. Mansuri Collection, 5-710.
-  Naskhī script; 17 lines in written area, 15 x 10 cm.
-  Fol. 1b-7b.
-  Binding: modern cardboard, covered in cloth; leather spine.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress website.
-  Incipit: بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم و صلى الله على سيدنا محمد و آله و سلم قال الحميدى عابد الرحمن أحمد مولى عم بالاحسان وأفضل الصلاة والتســليم على الحبيب المصطفى الكريم محمد خير الورى والآل الصحب أهل الجود والأفضال. . . .
Medium
7 leaves (17 lines), bound : paper ; 21 x 16 cm.
Call Number/Physical Location
QA101 .H185 1589
Digital Id
amed0001 200149131 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.amed/amed0001.200149131.1
amed0001 200149131 http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.amed/amed0001.200149131.2
Library of Congress Control Number
2008401700
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Library of Congress Online Catalog
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Ḥamīdī, ʻAbd Al-Raḥmān Ibn Aḥmad Ibn ʻAlī. Qabas Al-Ḍawʼ Fī Al-Ḥisāb. [12 Rabīʻ al-Awwal 997 H 29 January, 1589] Book. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://lccn.loc.gov/2008401700. (Accessed December 05, 2016.)

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Ḥamīdī, ʻ. A. I. A. I. ʻ. (1589) Qabas Al-Ḍawʼ Fī Al-Ḥisāb. [12 Rabīʻ al-Awwal 997 H 29 January] [Book] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://lccn.loc.gov/2008401700.

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Ḥamīdī, ʻAbd Al-Raḥmān Ibn Aḥmad Ibn ʻAlī. Qabas Al-Ḍawʼ Fī Al-Ḥisāb. [12 Rabīʻ al-Awwal 997 H 29 January, 1589] Book. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://lccn.loc.gov/2008401700>.