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al-Fawāʾid al-ṭālibiyya fī al-fawāʾid al-Ḍiyaʾiyya, by Maḥmūd b. Ḵalīl b. Farhad. A supercommentary on al-Fawāʾ’id al-Ḍiyāʾiyya by ʿAbd al-Raḥmān b. Aḥmad Ǧāmī ("Molla Jami", d. 1492), which is a commentary on the Kāfiya of the Egyptian grammarian ʿUṯmān b. ʿUmar Ibn al-Ḥāǧib (c. 1174-1249), which Molla Jami composed for his son Ḍiyāʾ al-Dīn (hence the name of the commentary). A work on Arabic grammar. Copyist unknown. With various added annotations on the endpapers in different hands., Undated, but probably 19th century

Identifier: Or. 26.619.

Scope and Contents

From the Fonds:

The Anhegger collection consists of 1) six Oriental manuscripts, mostly textbooks and collections of jurisprudence; 2) his private papers, reflecting his activities as a scholar and as director of German cultural centres in foreign countries; and 3) printed books on varied subjects, among which c. 35 Karamanlidika imprints.


  • Undated, but probably 19th century


Language of Materials

German, (Ottoman) Turkish, other Oriental and European languages.

Physical Description

Arabic MS on paper, probably of Turkish origin, .. f. ; 20.5x14.5 cm + black Turkish naskh script with overlining in red; borders in gold and blue; a simple headpiece in gold and red. Brown full leather binding with reinforced spine, bright yellow flyleaves.


Not in GAL, but see I 303 No. 13, S I 533, where more (super-)commentaries on al-Fawāʾid al-Ḍiyāʾiyya are cited

Anhegger 5

Repository Details

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