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'Abd al-Barr b. Shaikh al-Shahnah al-Halabi: Al-Dakhair al-Ashrafia fi'l-Ghaz al-Hanafia

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'Abd al-Barr b. Shaikh al-Shahnah al-Halabi: Al-Dakhair al-Ashrafia fi'l-Ghaz al-Hanafia
dealing with issues raised in the treatise on Fiqh of Abu Hanifa, Arabic manuscript on paper, 13ll. of strong black naskh, words in red, with red dots and commas between phrases, identified on opening folio in gold and red, Mamluk, dated on final folio 18 Sha'ban AH 894/13 July 1489 AD and signed by 'Ali b. Muhmmad al-Manzarawi, later red morocco binding (slight water-staining and smudging, folios loose) - 10½ x 7in. (26.6 x 18.1cm.)
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The author of this work was born in Aleppo in AH 851/1477 AD but spent most of his life studying in Cairo, becoming chief Qadi there before returning to Aleppo where he died.
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