Title
Ahlâk-ı alâ'î : manuscript, undated
اخلاق علائى : مخطوطة، undated
Ahlâk-ı alâi
اخلاق علائى
Kitab-ı Ahlâk-i alâi
كتاب اخلاق علائى
Name/Creator
Ali Çelebi, Kınalızade, 1510-1571, creator
على چلبى، قينالى زاده،, 1510-1571, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL.HOUGH:2256427 
Location
Networked Resource

Houghton
Language
Turkish, Ottoman
Description
279 folios ; 26 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Philosophy, Islamic -- Early works to 1800 ;  Islamic ethics -- Early works to 1800 ;  Muslims -- Conduct of life -- Early works to 1800

Category
manuscript

Note
A work on morals, completed on 25 Safer 973 AH [21 Sept. 1565 AD], while the author was serving as judge in Damascus. First section is on personnal morals, second on family morals and third on political morals and art of governance.

Unbound. Missing leaves at the beginning and at the end.

25.2 x 14.2 cm (17.3 x 8 cm).

بعض مأيل بخير وبعض بشر... :f. 1r

آداب مستحسنه دن امتناع ايله وهيج. :f. 279v

Written in naskh script, in one column, 25 lines per page, in black rubricated in red, framed in gold and black. Poems in two columns. Qurʼanic verses and important names in red or red overlined. Occasional red ornamental punctuation marks within text. Also green marks in first pages. Occasional corrections in margins.

Light-cream laid paper. No binding. Some pages stuck together due to humidity.

MS Turk 28. Houghton Library, Harvard University.

In Ottoman Turkish.


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