Title
Dhikr maʻrifat aḥzāb al-Qurʼān wa-anṣāfihi wa-arbāʻih : manuscript, undated
ذكر معرفة احزاب القرآن وانصافه وارباعه : مخطوطة، undated
Name/Creator
Sakhāwī, ʻAlī ibn Muḥammad, 1163?-1245, creator
سخاوي، علي بن محمد،, 1163?-1245, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL.HOUGH:3118017 
Location
Networked Resource

Houghton
Language
Arabic
Description
5 leaves, bound ; 18 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Koran -- Orthography -- Early works to 1800 ;  Koran -- Readings -- Early works to 1800 ;  Arabic language -- Orthography and spelling -- Early works to 1800

Category
manuscript

Note
Title from caption (fol. 1v).

الحمد لله وسلام على عباده الذين اصطفى ذكر الحروف التي كتب بعضها على خلاف البعض في المصحف الامام المنسوب الى امير المؤمنين ... :Incipit

تمت احزاب القرآن بعون الله ... :Colophon

Written in a nastaʻlīq script in black ink, rubricated in red, 13 lines per page, with marginal corrections. Catchwords on the verso of each leaf.

With: Adab al-kātib / li-al-Shaykh ʻAlam al-Dīn al-Sakhāwī (ff. 1r-29r) ; ʻAdad mā fī al-kitāb al-ʻazīz min al-āyāt ʻalá ḥurūf al-muʻjam (ff. 29v-31v) ; Makhārij al-ḥurūf / li-Abī Muḥammad Ibrāhīm ibn ʻUmar ibn Ibrāhīm al-Jaʻbarī (ff. 37r-40r).

A line from a Turkish poem on fol. 1v.

Inside front cover is written the content of the majmūʻah and a note in pencil in a later hand: "al-thalāthah rasāʼil al-akhīrah khaṭṭuhā qadīm jiddan."

Bound in pasteboards covered in marble paper with dark brown leather on spine.

In Arabic.

MS Arab 379. Houghton Library, Harvard University.

In Arabic.


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