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    al-Munḥarifāt.
    المنحرفات. | Fawāʼid sharīfah wa-taḥqīqāt munīfah fimā yataʻallaqa bi-khuṣūṣ al-munḥarifāt Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Ms. Arabic. Purchase ; Mahmud al-Mansuri ; 1945. Paper: yellowed cream, with torn edges, in moderate condition. Watermark on leaf 20. Black and red ink in text. Title written in later hand in pink ink. Catchwords only on leaves 1 and 7. Starting from the third leaf, each verso begins with the...
    • Contributor: ʻazzārī, Khalīl Ibn Ibrāhīm
    • Date: 18??
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    Alfīyah fī al-ṭibb ismuhā Mughnīyat al-muʻānī ṣināʻat al-ṭibb /
    ألفية في الطب اسمها مغنية المعاني صناعة الطب / | Mughnīyat al-muʻānī ṣināʻat al-ṭibb | Alfīyah al-ṭibb | Maʻnīyat al-maʻānī Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Text is a treatise on medicine, including drugs and their pharmaceutical properties, written in 1254 H [1838]. It consists of more than 1,000 verses. Includes table of contents (fol. 1b-2a). Second colophon, dated 10 Shawwāl 1291 H [20 November 1874] added by same scribe on fol. 43a.
    • Contributor: Shīwī, Ibrāhīm Ibn Aḥmad
    • Date: 1874
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    Nubdhah laṭīfah fī ʻilm al-kitābah wa-al-aḥbār.
    نبذة لطيفة في علم الكتابة و الأحبار. | Risālah fī al-aḥbār Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Treatise on the types, manufacture, and use of pens, inks, and paper.
    • Contributor: Ṭanṭāwī, Muḥammad Ibn ʻīs
    • Date: 1852
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    Suwar al
    سور الكواكب.
    Text is an excellent authority on Arabic names for the stars and constellations; includes depictions of celestial constellations. Persian note before beginning of text claims that this book written in 820 H [1417], but the note probably dates from the 18th century when the book was rebound.
    • Contributor: Ṣūfī, ʻabd Al-Raḥmān Ibn ʻumar
    • Date: 1417

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    Ḍawʼ al-lumaʻ fī al-ḥisāb
    ضوء اللمع في الحساب Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Text is a poem on arithmetic dedicated to Shihāb al-Dīn Aḥmad ibn Shams al-Dīn Muḥammad al-Bahwashī al-Shāfiʻī, as mentioned at the end of the manuscript.
    • Contributor: Ḥamīdī, ʻabd Al-Raḥmān Ibn Aḥmad Ibn ʻal
    • Date: 1588
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    Kitāb qaṭr al-sayl fī amr al-khayl /
    كتاب قطر السيل في أمر الخيل / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Manuscript is an abridgement of Faḍl al-Khayl by ʻAbd al-Muʼmin ibn Khalaf a-Dimyāṭī.
    • Contributor: Bulqīnī, ʻumar Ibn Raslān
    • Date: 1653
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    al-ʻIqd al-thamīn fīmā yataʻallaqu bi-al-mawāzīn
    العقد الثمين في ما يتعلق بالموازين / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Ms. Arabic. Purchase of Mahmud al-Mansuri, 1945. The colophon (fol. 42b) says that this manuscript was copied from a manuscript written in 1194 H [1780], which itself was copied from a manuscript written by the author himself. Paper: Cream, with watermarks, in good condition. Title page in black ink; rest of text in black with some red ink; marginal notes and calculations in various...
    • Contributor: Jabartī, Ḥasan Ibn Ibrāhīm - Manṣūrī, Maḥmūd Al-Imām - Mansuri Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1854
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    al-Sifr al-thālith min al-Jāmiʻ al-ṣaḥīḥ al-mukhtaṣar min umūr Rasūl Allāh sallá Allāh ʻalayhi wa-sallama wa-sannafahu wa-aqāmahu tālīf al-Imām Abī ʻAbd Allāh Muḥammad ibn Ismāʻīl al-Bukhārī, raḥimahu Allah tatlūhu fī al-sifr al-rābʻ tafsīr ...
    السفر الثالث من الجامع الصحيح المختصر من امور رسول الله صلى الله عليه وسلم وسبفه واقامه تاليف الامام ابي عبد الله محمد بن اسماعيل البخاري رحمه الله تتلوه في السفر الرابع تفسير القرءان. | Kitāb badʾ al-khalq Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Manuscript Arabic. Title from folio 1a. Name of scribe not indicated. North Africa. Paper: cream-color laid paper with horizontal chain lines, no watermarks; black ink with rubrication, text block enclosed within border of two red lines; elaborate ʻunwan and colophon; sections have elaborate titles in blue, yelow in various combinations; scattered notes...
    • Contributor: Bukhārī, Muḥammad Ibn Ismāʻīl
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    Hādhihi Ḥāshīyat al-ʻĀlim al-ʻAllāmah al-Ustādh al-Ḥifnī al-musammāh bi-Farāʼid ʻawāʼid jabrīyah ʻalá sharḥ al-Sibṭ lil-Yāsamīnīyah ...
    هذه حاشية العالم العلامة الأستاذ الحفني المسماة بفرائد عوائد جبرية على شرح السبط للياسمينية ... Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    A commentary on the commentary of Sibṭ al-Māridīnī on al-Urjūzah, a poem on algebra, by Ibn al-Yāsamīn.
    • Contributor: Ḥifnī, Muḥammad Ibn Sālim
    • Date: 1888
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    al-Juzʼ al-thālith ʻashar min al-rubʻah al-sharīfah.
    الجزو الثالث عشر من الربعة الشريفة. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Manuscript. Arabic. Title from t.p. fol. 1a Scribe not indicated. Probably Egypt. Paper; medium weight, cream colored Oriental paper, mended extensively around the edges with matchin color laid paper; black ink with gold medallions at the end of each verse; page layout consists of three lines of very large scipt ca. 2.5...
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    Kitāb sharḥ Fusūl Ibuqrāṭ /
    كتاب شرح بصول إبرقراط / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Text is a commentary on the Aphorisms by Hippocrates.
    • Contributor: Ibn Abī Ṣādiq Al-Nīsābūrī, Abū Al-Qāsim ʻabd Al-Raḥmān Ibn ʻal
    • Date: 13??
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    Munājāt.
    مناجات. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Munājāt (Supplication) of ʻAli ibn Abī Ṭālib.
    • Contributor: ʻalī Ibn Abī Ṭālib
    • Date: 17??
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    Kitāb Ikhtiyār sharḥ al-Mukhtār
    كتاب اختيار شرح المختار / | Ikhtiyār sharḥ al-Mukhtār Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Commentary on Mawṣiliʾs own work titled al-Mukhtār.
    • Contributor: Mawṣilī, ʻabd Allāh Ibn Maḥmūd
    • Date: 1400
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    Kitāb Kanz al-daqāʻiq : ʻalá madhhab al-Imam al-Aʻẓam Abī Ḥanīfah al-Nuʻmān ibn Thābit raḍiya Allah ʻanh, bi-rasm Mawlānā al-Sulṭān al-Malik al-Ẓahirī Saʻīd Muḥammad Jaqmaq, aʻazza Allah anṣārah.
    Ancien droit islamique Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Teatise on Islamic law accoring to the Hanafi madhhab.
    • Contributor: Nasafī, ʻabd Allāh Ibn Aḥmad - Jaqmaq - Ṣafā, Jirjis - Ẓāhirī, Tamr Ibn ʻabd Allāh Al-Jamālī Al-Malik
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    Kitāb al-yawāqīt fī maʻrifat al-mawāqīt.
    كتاب اليواقيت في معرفة الموافيت. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Manuscript has 12 pages of tables followed by 2 pages of notes from Kashf al-qinaʻ fī rasm al-arbāʻ; this section has pages missing. Note in a second hand on the title page says that the author was [an astronomer?] for the Fatimid Caliph al-Ḥākim bi-ʼAmr Allāh (d. 411 AH/1021 AD).
    • Contributor: Ibn Jaḥḥāf, Al-Ḥusayn Ibn Zayd Ibn ʻal
    • Date: 19??
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    Hādhihi risālah li-Ibn al-Hāʼim al-musammāt [sic] Nuzhat al-ḥisāb, al-mukhtaṣarah min al-Murshidah.
    هذه رسالة لابن الهائم المسمات نزهة الحساب المختصرة من المرشدة. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    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. The manuscript contains an introduction, two chapters, and an epilogue. On fol. 1a is a table of written numbers for use in official documents as well as verses (in code?). On fol. 33b, verse 6:115 of the Qur'an is...
    • Contributor: Ibn Al-Hāʼim, Aḥmad Ibn Muḥammad
    • Date: 16??
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    al-Dustūr /
    الدستور / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Manual on pharmaceutics, including composition, preparation and use of medicines.
    • Contributor: Najīb Al-Dīn Al-Samarqandī, Muḥammad Ibn ʻal
    • Date: 1514
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    al-Kalām al-yasīr fī ʻilāj al-maqʻadah wa-al-bawāsīr /
    الكلام اليسير في علاج المقعدة و البواسير / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    The text addresses the causes, diagnosis, and medical treatment by diet and drugs of calculi (stones) in the kidney, bladder, hemorrhoids, and hips. The text was written in 1169 H [1755]. The colophon is followed by a second incomplete text.
    • Contributor: Damanhūrī, Aḥmad Ibn ʻabd Al-Munʻim.
    • Date: 1848
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    al-Mujallad al-awwal min Tafsīr Abī al-Saʻūd.
    المجلد الاول من تفسير ابي السعود. | Tafsīr Abī al-Saʻūd Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Commentary on the Qurʾan.
    • Contributor: Abū Al-Saʻūd Muḥammad Ibn Muḥammad
    • Date: 1592
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    Risalah fi al
    رسالة في البروج و المنازل : فرائد جوهرية في فوائد الميقاتية. | Farāyid jawharīyah fī fawāyid mīqātīyah
    Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Ms. Arabic Purchase of Mahmud al-Mansuri collection, 1945. Paper: yellowed cream, with watermarks, untrimmed, in moderate condition; brown stains on bottom of many leaves. Black ink on title page; black and red ink in text. Catchwords on rectos. Marginal notes. Library of Congress. Mansuri Collection, 5-783. Naskhī script; 19 lines in written...
    • Contributor: Budayrī, Muḥammad Ibn Muḥammad
    • Date: 1831

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    Sūrat al-Anʻām.
    سورة الأنعام. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Surah VI of the Qurʼān.
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    Hādhā Kitāb al-Ṭibb al-jadīd al-kīmīyāʼī /
    هذا كتاب الطب الجديد الكيميائ / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    The text is based on the medical and alchemical system of Paracelsus.
    • Contributor: Ḥalabī, Ṣāliḥ Naṣr Allāh Ibn Sallūm.
    • Date: 18??
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    Kitāb al-fawāʼid fī maʻrifat ʻilm al-baḥr wa-al-qawāʻid.
    كتاب الفوائد في معرفة علم البحر و القوائد. | Kitāb al-Fawāʼid fī uṣūl ʻilm al-baḥr wa-al-qawāʼid Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Ibn Majid was an expert on the navigation of the Indian Ocean and it is believed that Vasco da Gama consulted him with regard to the route to India. The text covers all aspects of the navigation of the Indian Ocean, including routes, harbors, and landfalls.
    • Contributor: Aḥmad Ibn Mājid Al-Saʻd
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    Hādhā Sharḥ mukhtaṣar al-Tuffāḥah fī ʻilm al-misāḥah ...
    هذا شرح مختصر التفاحة في علم المساحة ... | Majmuʻ fīhi al-Tuffāḥah fī ʻilm al-misāḥah wa-ghayrihā | Majmuʻ bi-hi al-Tuffāḥah fī ʻilm al-misāḥah wa-ghayrihā | Sharḥ muntakhab al-Tuffāḥah Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Text is a commentary on al-Tuffāḥah fī ʻilm al-misāḥah by al-Ashʻarī.
    • Contributor: Dimashqī, ʻabd Al-Laṭīf Ibn Aḥmad
    • Date: 1887
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    Kitāb al-jadwal fī al-ḥisāb al-sinīn al-ʻArabīyah wa-al-Rūmīyah /
    كتاب الجدول في الحساب السنين العربية و الرومية / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    The text is a treatise on using the solar and lunar systems to calculate the months. It includes tables showing the correspondence of the Arabic and Christian years with a preface and it explains the positions and movement of the sun and the moon, and the discrepancies of the dates. Poem on fol. 14b and 15a.
    • Contributor: Thābitī, Muḥammad Ibn ʻabd Al-Laṭīf.
    • Date: 18??