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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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    [Unnamed Sufi treatise] Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Untitled Sufi text on meditation containing both poetry and prose.
    • Date: 1520
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    Durrat al-tāj.
    درة التاج. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Shiite prayer book; consists of prayers to be said on the visitation of Caliph ʻAlī ibn Abī Ṭālib's tomb.
    • Contributor: Ibn Rustam Khān Ṣafī Qul
    • Date: 1500
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    Kitāb al-Uss fī al-ʻamal bi-al-sayf wa-al-turs. Wa-yalīhi Kitāb al-kifayah fī ʻilm al-rimāyah
    كتاب الأس في العمل بالسيف والترس. ويليه كتاب الكفاية في علم الرماية / | Ass fī al-ʻamal bi-al-sayf wa-al-tars Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Two poems, the first on swordsmanship and the second on archery.
    • Contributor: Ḥamawī, Muḥammad Ibn ʻal
    • Date: 1591
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    Risālah laṭīfah fī rasm al-munḥarifāt ʻalá al-ḥīṭān /
    رسالة لطيفة في رسم المنحرفات على الحيطان / | Jadāwil fī rasm al-munḥarifāt ʻalá al-ḥīṭān bi-ṭarīq ḥasan lam asbaq ilayh Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Ms. Arabic. Purchase of Mahmud al-Mansuri collection, 1945. Yellowed cream paper, with watermarks, some torn edges and termite damage; pages repaired. Black ink on title page and text principally in black, with some rubrics; marginal notes; catchwords on rectos. Library of Congress. Mansuri Collection, 5-765. Schoy, K. "Sonnenuhren der spätarabischen Astronomie," Isis, vol. 6, no. 3, 1924, p. 332-360. Nastaʻliq script, 20 lines in...
    • Contributor: Sibṭ Al-Māridīnī, Badr Al-Dīn Muḥammad Ibn Muḥammad
    • Date: 15??
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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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    Storia delle navig. [i.e. navigazioni] del Colo. [i.e. Colombo, or Colocut].
    Storia delle navig. del Colo. | Storia delle navigazioni del Colombo, or Colocut
    Ms. Title from spine of early 19th-century binding. In Venetian dialect of Italian. The codex assembles in one copy made ca. 1503 a number of reports dating from 1501 to ca. 1503, notably: (ff. 1a-30a) Angelo Trevisan's Italian version, accompanied by four covering letters, of Pietro Martire d'Anghiera's reports on the first three voyages of Columbus (published later as De Orbe Novo, decas 1),...
    • Contributor: Trevisan, Angelo - Sá, João De - Anghiera, Pietro Martire D - Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1503

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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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    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 matn al-Lumaʻ fī ʻilm al-ḥisāb /
    كتاب متن اللمع في علم الحساب / | Lumaʻ fī ʻilm al-ḥisāb Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Ms. Arabic. Purchase of Mahmud al-Mansuri collection, 1945. Paper: yellowed cream, with watermarks, with torn edges, in bad condition: leaves repaired, dark stains on top of leaves. Text is principally in black ink with some rubricated words. A few marginal notes in various hands. Catchwords on rectos. Library of Congress. Mansuri Collection, 5-706. Naskhī script; 21 lines in written area, 16 x 11 cm....
    • Contributor: Ibn Al-Hāʼim, Aḥmad Ibn Muḥammad
    • Date: 15??
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    Kharīdat al-ʻajāyib wa-tuḥfat al-gharāyib.
    خريدة العجايب وتحفة الغرايب. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available
    Popular but unscientific account of geography and natural history; sometimes attributed to Zayn al-Din ʻUmar ibn al-Muẓaffar Ibn al-Wardī, died 1349.
    • Contributor: Ibn Al-Wardī, Sirāj Al-Dīn Abū Ḥafṣ ʻumar - Ibn Al-Wardī, Zayn Al-Dīn ʻumar Ibn Al-Muẓaffar
    • Date: 15??
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    Sachsenspiegel. Catalog Record Only Ms. on vellum written in large Gothic characters in black and red, rubricated throughout; with catchwords. Executed for an Austrian, possibly a member of the Hapsburg family, either in South Germany or Austria. The ms. contains 36 coats of arms, many with angel supporters within painted and illuminated circles in the lower margins. Two coats of arms on leaf [1a], the first azure 5...
    • Date: 1500
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    Multaqá al-abḥur / Catalog Record Only Ms. In Arabic. Title on added t.p., Multaqá al-abhur corrected in pencil to read Multaqá al-abḥur. Title page (p. [1, second group]) illuminated; text rubricated; many marginal additions and comments by many hands, interleaved throughout with notes and additions. Incipit: al-Ḥamdu lillāh ... wa-baʻd fa-yaqūlu ... Ibrāhīm ibn Muḥammad ibn Ibrāhīm al-Ḥalabī ... Date of composition and author's name on p. [302]: Tamma ʻalá...
    • Contributor: Ḥalabī, Ibrāhīm Ibn Muḥammad
    • Date: 1517
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    Kitāb al-Rāmizah al-shāfīyah fī ʻilm al-ʻarūḍ wa-al-qāfiyah
    كتاب الراميزة الشافية في علم العروض والقافية / | Rāmizah al-shāfīyah fī ʻilm al-ʻarūḍ wa-al-qāfiyah lil-Khazrajī al-Andalusī | Kazrajīyah Catalog Record Only
    Early work on Arabic versification.
    • Contributor: Khazrajī, ʻabd Allāh Ibn ʻuthmān - Manṣūrī, Maḥmūd Al-Imām - Mansuri Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1561
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    [Ducale containing instructions to Giovanni Antonio Venier for administration of Istria]. Catalog Record Only Ms. In Latin through mid-leaf 95a; the rest in the Venetian dialect of Italian. Title supplied by cataloger; lost 1st leaf may have carried one. Judging from similar Venetian documents, the lost first leaf is likely to have included the name of the doge of the period as the issuing authority; in this case, Alvise Mocenigo I. In central medallion on upper cover of...
    • Contributor: Venice (Republic : To 1797). Doge ( : Mocenigo)
    • Date: 1574
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    [Book of hours]. Catalog Record Only Ms. Written and decorated in central France in the 1st half of the 16th cent. In Latin. 16th-cent. additions in French (leaves 173-181). For detailed description see Schutzner. Schutzner, Svato. Medieval and renaissance manuscript books in the Library of Congress, 54 Rosenwald 15 Gift of Lessing J. Rosenwald. Former owners: Mrs. Philip S. Collins; James S. Collins. Form AACR2: vj46 12-04-91
    • Contributor: Catholic Church - Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1500
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    Taḥrīr al-qawāʻid al-manṭiqīyah fī sharḥ al-Risālah al-Shamsīyah.
    تحرير القواعد المنطقية في شرح الرسالة الشمسية. | Sharḥ al-Shamsīyah Catalog Record Only
    Quṭb al-Taḥtānī's commentary on Qazwīnī's al-Risālah al-Shamsīyah.
    • Contributor: Quṭb Al-Taḥtānī, Muḥammad Ibn Muḥammad - Manṣūrī, Maḥmūd Al-Imām - Mansuri Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1583
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    [Action for legal remedy based on the privilege of nobility]. Catalog Record Only Ms. In Spanish. Ornate certified copy of official transcript of proceedings in the successful action brought in Mexico City in 1598 before the royal magistrate (corregidor) by Juan Gutierrez de Peralta and Alonso de Peralta for release from prison and relief from other pressures to which they were subjected because of debt; includes record of the action by Lorenço Sanchez which had led to...
    • Contributor: Gutierrez De Peralta, Juan
    • Date: 1599
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    Computus ecclesiasticus. [Ephemerides compendiosae ad sciendum in quo signo zodiaci planetae sint. De ortu & occasu syderum ex libris VI Fastorum P. Ovidij Nasonis. Extracta ex libro Georgicorum Virgilij Maronis. Ortus stellarum ... Catalog Record Only Ms. Sources are, except for the selections from Ovid and Virgil, not stated. Information in the Ephemerides and in Ortus stellarum fixarum may be based on Joannes Stadius or on Giovanni Antonio Magini. Compiled and handwritten probably in or shortly after 1583 at Rouen, not unlikely by one of the Celestine monks named in the inscription on the t.p. of the printed calendar with...
    • Date: 1583
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    [Saghmosagirkʻ] Catalog Record Only Manuscript text. Armenian. Initial page damaged and head of title not readable. Ink: red, black. Oriental cream-colored laid paper with vertical chain lines. Some Psalms have initial letters; verses have initials rubricized. Some of the original binding, leathered stretched on wood and stamped, has been incorporated into new binding of the spine. Leather clasps with metal rings and posts added to the binding. Text...
    • Date: 15??