Title
Kitāb Fatḥ al-fayyāḍ fī ʻilm al-farāʼiḍ : manuscript, 1911
كتاب فتح الفياض في علم الفرائض : مخطوطة، 1911
Fatḥ al-fayyāḍ fī ʻilm al-farāʼiḍ
فتح الفياض في علم الفرائض
Name/Creator
Ibn al-Jammāl, ʻAlī ibn Abī Bakr ibn ʻAlī al-Anṣārī, 1594–1662, creator
ابن الجمال، علي بن أبي بكر بن علي الأنصاري،, 1594–1662, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL.HOUGH:3106666 
Location
Networked Resource

Houghton
Language
Arabic
Description
1 v. (24 leaves) ; 26 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Inheritance and succession (Islamic law) -- Early works to 1800 ;  Islamic law -- Interpretation and construction -- Early works to 1800

Category
manuscript

Note
Title translation : The Endowment of the Generous [i.e. God] regarding the Science of Inheritance.

Written surface: 10.5 x 17.6 cm; 23 lines to a page, in clear naskhi script in black ink, on beige paper, with headings, keywords, and markings in red. Many tables in black and red. Text: folios: 1b – 24a.

According to the colophon, copy completed on 17 Jumādá al-Ākhirah 1329 [June 15, 1911 AD] in the hand of ʻAbd al-Wahhāb ʻAbd Allāh Aḥmad al-Ḥ.l.d.rī.

Recent cloth, in excellent shape. No reference can be found for this manuscript, probably a unique one.

The book was originally written in 1065 AH [1655 AD].

MS Arab 431. Houghton Library, Harvard University.

In Arabic.


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