Islamic Manuscripts : Kitāb al-muʻammarīn, Kitāb al-waṣāyā

Islamic Manuscripts

<p style='text-align: justify;'> This manuscript contains two works by Sijistānī, The <i>Kitāb al-muʻammarīn</i><a href='' onclick='store.loadPage(5);return false;'>ff. 1r-66r</a> (the book of the long lived) and the <i>Kitāb al-waṣāyā</i><a href='' onclick='store.loadPage(138);return false;'>ff. 66v-103r</a> (Book of injunctions). It appears to be the collection's oldest dated handwritten book on paper. The date is stated at the end of the second work on <a href='' onclick='store.loadPage(211);return false;'>f. 103r</a> to Rajab 428/May 1037 in a note. This copy of the Kitāb al-muʻammarīn, which is believed to be the only extant copy of the work has been edited and translated by Ignác Goldzieher (1850-1921) from a photograph of this manuscript sent to him in 1896 from Cambridge.</p>

Want to know more?

Under the 'View more options' menu you can find , any transcription and translation we have of the text and find out about sharing this image.

No Contents List Available
No Metadata Available


If you want to share this page with others you can send them a link to this individual page:
Alternatively please share this page on social media

You can also embed the viewer into your own website or blog using the code below: