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Buniyad-i ta’wil

Al-Mu’ayyad fi’l-Din al-Shirazi (d. 470/1077)
The Persian translation of Asas al-ta’wil by al-Qadi al-Nu’man.

Copied in 1300/1883 by Luqmanji b. Ibrahimji Tajbha’i Naguy. Written by order of shaykh ‘Abd al-Mahdi b. Mulla ‘Abd al-‘Ali, at the time of ‘Abd al-Qadir Najm al-Din, mentioned in the colophon.

254 leaves; 11 lines per page; 203 x 125 mm; clear black naskhi on coloured paper; title, headings and quotations in red; very few corrections, additions and annotations in the margins, occasionally in pencil by a later hand.

Ms. 929 Per (ZA)


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