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    Hādhihi Ḥāshīyat al-Shaykh al-Imām al-ʻĀlim al-ʻAllāmah Aḥmad al-Shāfiʻī al-Janājī al-Mālikī ʻalá Sharḥ Shaykh al-Islām Zakarīyā al-Anṣārī ʻalá al-Muqniʻ li-ibn al-Hāʼim fī ʻilm al-jabr wa-al-muqābalah ...
    هذه حاشية الشيخ الإمام العالم العلامة أحمد الشافعي الجناجي المالكي على شرح شيخ الإسلام زكريا الأنصاري على المقنع لإبن الهائم في علم الجبر والمقابلة ... Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Text is a commentary on Zakarīyā al-Anṣārī's commentary on the mathematical assumptions addressed by Ibn al-Hāʼim in al-Muqniʻ on the algebraic equality and inequality of functions.
    • Contributor: Janājī, Aḥmad Muḥammad
    • Date: 1888
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    Kitāb sharḥ al-Lumaʻ fī al-ḥisāb /
    كتاب شرح اللمع في الحساب / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    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: Sibṭ Al-Māridīnī, Badr Al-Dīn Muḥammad Ibn Muḥammad
    • Date: 17??
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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 Faṣl maʻqūd fī maʻānī ʻawāmil al-iʻrāb lil-marḥūm al-Muṭrān Jirmānūs.
    هذا فصل معقود في معاني عوامل الاعراب للمرحوم المطران جرمانوس. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Work on Arabic grammar
    • Contributor: Farḥāt, Jirmānūs - Sālim, Lāwandīrus - Giarue, Raffaele
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    Kunnāsh al-Manṣūrī
    كناش المنصوري | Maqālāt al-Manṣūrī Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Text is a well-known medical encyclopedia in 10 chapters, covering diseases of various organs and their treatment as well as a description of anatomy and physiology.
    • Contributor: Rāzī, Abū Bakr Muḥammad Ibn Zakarīy
    • Date: 14??
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    Kitāb Mā lā yasaʻu al-ṭabīb jahluh
    كتاب ما لا يسع الطبيب جهله. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    A well-organized medical treatment manual explains the evolution of the healing art in the Middle Ages. It is an abridgement of Ibn al-Baytar's "Kitāb al-Jāmiʻ li-mufradāt al-adwiyah," with some additions dealing with nutrition and medicine.
    • Contributor: Ibn Al-Kutubī, Yūsuf Ibn Ismaʻīl
    • Date: 1682
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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-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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    Kitāb rafʻ al-ḥijāb ʻan wujūh aʻmāl al-ḥisāb : al-mulakhkhaṣah maʻa taqrīb al-maʻānī wa-ḍabṭ al-qawāʻid wa-al-mabānī fī ghayr hādhā al-kitāb /
    كتاب رفع الحجاب عن وجوه اعمال الحساب : الملخصة مع تقريب المعاني وضبط القواعد والمباني في غير هذا الكتاب / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Ms. is a commentary in two parts on the author's treatise on mathematics (Talkhīṣ aʻmāl al-ḥisāb).
    • Contributor: Ibn Al-Bannāʼ, Aḥmad Ibn Muḥammad
    • Date: 17??
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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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    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 azhār al-afkār fī jawāhir aḥjār /
    كتاب أزهار الافكار في جواهر الاحجار / | Kitāb al-jawāhir lil-Tifāshī Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Work on gems and precious stones in 25 chapters, with each chapter devoted to a different stone. Discusses the beauty, color, use, physical properties, crystalization, and medicinal and magical uses of minerals and gems.
    • Contributor: Tīfāshī, Aḥmad Ibn Yūsuf
    • Date: 16??
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    Kitāb qurrat al-ʻayn fī tasyīr al-nayyirayn /
    كتاب قرة العين في تسيير النيرين / | Qurrat al-ʻayn bi-tasyīr al-nayyirayn Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    The text is principally based on the writings of ʻAlī ibn Ibrāhīm Ibn al-Shāṭir (1304-1375), as the introduction mentions. The colophon says that the text was copied from a manuscript with many errors written in a bad hand.
    • Contributor: Jaʻbarī, Muḥammad Ibn ʻabd Al-Qādir
    • Date: 1525
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    Hādhā Sharḥ Shaykh al-Islām Zakarīyā al-Anṣārī li-manẓūmāt Ibn al-Hāʼim fī ʻilm al-jabr wa-al-muqābalah al-musammá bi-Fatḥ al-mubdiʻ fī sharḥ al-Muqniʻ ...
    هذا شرح شيخ الاسلام زكريا الانصاري لمنظومات لابن الهائم في علم الجبر و المقابلة المسمى بفتح المبدع في شرح المقنع ... Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Ms. Purchase of Mahmud al-Mansuri collection, 1945. Transcribed by Ṭāḥā ibn Yūsuf and finished on 8 Shaʻbān, 1305 AH. [Egypt?] Paper: yellowed cream, in good condition but split from spine. Text of al-Muqniʻ in red, with exposition in black; text framed by double red line. Occasional diacritical marks; catchwords at bottom of...
    • Contributor: Anṣārī, Zakarīyā Ibn Muḥammad
    • Date: 1888
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    al-Mulakhkhaṣ fī al-hayʼah.
    الملخص في الهيئة. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Text is a compendium of astronomy which describes the methods of determining the positions of longitude; it consists of an introduction and two chapters.
    • Contributor: Jighmīnī, Maḥmūd Ibn Muḥammad
    • Date: 1872
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    Kitāb al-malāḥah fī ʻilm al-filāḥah /
    كتاب الملاحة في علم الفلاحة / | ʻAlam al-malāḥah fī ʻilm al-filāḥah Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    According to Ismāʻīl Bāshā Bābānī's Kitāb īḍāḥ al-maknūn fī al-dhayl ʻalá Kashf al-ẓunūn, this text is a summary of Jāmiʻ fawāʼid al-malāḥah, by Muḥammad ibn Muḥammad Raḍī al-Ghazzī; it consists of 10 chapters and an epilogue.
    • Contributor: Nābulusī, ʻabd Al-Ghanī Ibn Ismāʻīl
    • Date: 1854
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    Kitāb zubdat al-ṭibb /
    كتاب زبدة الطب / Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    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...
    • Contributor: Jurjānī, Ismāʻīl Ibn Ḥasan
    • Date: 1677
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    Hādhā kitāb mustakhraj min sīrat al-Nabī ṣallá Allāhu ʻalayhi wa-sallama wa-ismuhu al-Durrah al-mukallalah fī fatḥ Makkah al-mubajjalah lil-Shaykh al-Imām al-ʻĀlim al-ʻAllāmah Abū al-Ḥasan al-Bakrī raḥimahu Allāh taʻālá, amīn.
    هذا كتاب مستخرج من سيرة النبي صلى الله عليه وسلم واسمه الدرة المكللة في فتح مكة المبجلة للشيخ الامام العالم العلامة ابو الحسن البكري رحمه الله تعالى، امين. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    History of the conquest of Mecca by the Prophet Muḥammad.
    • Contributor: Bakrī, Muḥammad Ibn Muḥammad
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    al-Lumʻah al-Māridīnīyah
    اللمعة الماردينية Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Text is a short treatise on arithmetic and a commentary on the versified treatise of arithmetic entitled al-Yāsamīnīyah by ʻAbd Allāh ibn Ḥajjāj Ibn al-Yāsamīn.
    • Contributor: Sibṭ Al-Māridīnī, Badr Al-Dīn Muḥammad Ibn Muḥammad
    • Date: 1800
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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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    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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    Bahāʼīyah fī al-ḥisāb.
    بهائية في الحساب. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Text is a well-known manual on arithmetic.
    • Contributor: ʻāmilī, Bahāʼ Al-Dīn Muḥammad Ibn Ḥusayn
    • Date: 17??
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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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    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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    Hādhā Bughyat al-ṭullāb ʻalá Munyat al-ḥussāb /
    هذا بغية الطلاب على منية الحساب / | Bughyat al-ṭullāb fī sharḥ Munyat al-ḥussāb Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Poem written in rajaz meter. Marginal notes indicate that the manuscript was compared with another copy of the same text.
    • Contributor: Ibn Ghāzī, Muḥammad Ibn Aḥmad
    • Date: 17??