Kaside icazeti : manuscript, 1882 or 3
Ijāzah li-Qaṣīdat al-Burdah
Aḥmad Ḍiyāʼ al-Dīn ibn al-Ḥājj ʻAbd al-Raḥmān-zādah Muṣṭafá., creator
Rifqī, ʻAbd al-Raḥmān ibn Maḥmūd.HOLLIS ID
1 v. (5 leaves) ; 19 cm.Form/Genre
Būṣīrī, Sharaf al-Dīn Muḥammad ibn Saʻīd , 1213?-1296? ; Arabic literature -- 1258-1800 -- History and criticism
An ijāzah issued by Aḥmad Ḍiyāʼ al-Dīn ibn al-Ḥājj ʻAbd al-Raḥmān-zādah Muṣṭafá to ʻAbd al-Raḥmān ibn Maḥmūd al-Rifqī (?) for Qaṣīdat al-Burdah of al-Būṣīrī. Includes a Turkish section which explains how the Qaṣīdah should be read and for what purposes.
Written in vocalized naskh, 15 lines per page, with catchwords. Text is framed within a golden line.
Slightly illuminated headpiece (f. 1v).
Paper. 18 x 12.5 cm. (11.7 x 6 cm.).
Bound. Purple paper over boards. Red leather over spine and corners.
Seal of Aḥmad Ḍiyāʼ al-Dīn on fol. 5v.
Written in the year 1300 AH [1882 or 3 AD], most probably in Turkey.
MS Arab 406. Houghton Library, Harvard University.
In Arabic and Turkish.