Title
Hādhihi Risālat Jāmiʻat al-funūn fī afḍalīyat Qāsiyūn / li-jāmiʻihā al-faqīr Muḥammad al-Shaṭṭī ibn al-Shaykh Ḥasan al-Shaṭṭī : manuscript, 1859
Risālat Jāmiʻat al-funūn fī afḍalīyat Qāsiyūn
Jāmiʻat al-funūn fī afḍalīyat Qāsiyūn
Name/Creator
Shaṭṭī, Muḥammad, -1889 or 1890, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital ObjectLocation
Houghton Library

Networked Resource
Language
Arabic
Description
1 v. (40 leaves) ; 24 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Damascus (Syria) -- Description and travel ;  Islamic shrines -- Syria -- Damascus ;  Qāsyūn Mountain (Syria)

Category
manuscript

Note
بسم الله الرحمن الرحيم الحمد لله الذي اختار لنبيه المصطفى دمشق الشام وجعلها عزا ومحشرا ومنعة وذكرا كما... :Incipit

وقد فرغت من جمع هذه الرسالة نهارا الجمعة يوم الثامن من سعبان المعظم سنة خمسة وسبعين ومائتين والف... :Colophon

The ms appears to be a holograph and according to f. 40v, it was completed on 8 Shaʻbān 1275 AH [March 13, 1859 AD], most probably in Damascus.

Written in one column, 27 lines per page, in black and red.

MS Arab 341. Houghton Library, Harvard University.

In Arabic.


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