Ibn Taymīyah, Aḥmad ibn ʻAbd al-Ḥalīm, 1263-1328
Jewish Theological Seminary Library. Manuscript. NH72.
|Type of Resource:||text|
|Date Created:||1248 [i.e. 1832 or 1833]|
|Place of Publication:||Turkey?]|
|Extent:||321 leaves : paper ; 30 x 20 cm. + 12 slips and leaves.|
|Abstract/Description:||First quarter of a voluminous collection of the author's fatwas (advisory opinions on matters of Islamic law) in the form of queries and responsa; this portion deals with religious practices and rituals.|
Title from colophon (fol. 318r).
Text of al-Fatāwá al-kubrá runs from fol. 4v-318r; extracts and notes at the beginning (inside front cover and fol. 1v) and at the end (fol. 321v), and in the accompanying material.
Copied for al-ʻālījāh (his excellency) Mīr Mirān Sulaymān Pāshā ibn Abduraḥman Pāshā by Muḥammad al-Sāqī in 1248 AH (colophon, fol. 318r)
Probable localisation to Turkey based upon the use of "Mīr-ī Mirān," a designation for an Ottoman official.
Includes marginal annotations.
Shelfmark: New York, The Library of The Jewish Theological Seminary, MS NH72.
Cataloging and digitization funded by an anonymous challenge grant, 2014-2015.
Arabic ; Arabic script.
|Library Classification:||MS NH72|
|Library Classification:||SHF 1941:29|
|Held by:||Library of The Jewish Theological Seminary JT1 RBR|
|Shelf locator:||MS NH72|
|Restrictions on Access:||Restricted: Material extremely fragile; See Conservation Department.|