Kitāb Fatḥ al-fayyāḍ fī ʻilm al-farāʼiḍ : manuscript, 1911
Fatḥ al-fayyāḍ fī ʻilm al-farāʼiḍ
Ibn al-Jammāl, ʻAlī ibn Abī Bakr ibn ʻAlī al-Anṣārī, 1594–1662, creatorHOLLIS ID
1 v. (24 leaves) ; 26 cm.Form/Genre
Inheritance and succession (Islamic law) -- Early works to 1800 ; Islamic law -- Interpretation and construction -- Early works to 1800
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.