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T. O. Hunwick, “Studies in the Ta√rıkh al-fattsh, I: Its authors and textual history” RBCAD, v (1969), 57-65, II: “An alleged charter of privilege issued by Askiya al-˛jj Mu˛ammad to the descendants of Mori Hawgro”, Sudanic Africa, iii (1992), 133-46; N.
MSS: Ibadan (UL), 368; Rabat (AF), ﬁayn379; Rabat (KhA), D517, ff. 198-221, D2743, ff. 328-78, D3456, J123(2), K383, ff. 218-76, Photo 1902; Rabat (KhH), 3731, 5534; Tamgrout, 3208(10); Timbuktu (CEDRAB), 775. See also Salé, 124(24), 223/ 13, described as R. fı ’lta˛dhır min qurb al-÷alama wa-muß˛abatihim. Dhayl by author, see M rawhu ’l-ruwt, etc. 24. Jawb ﬁan su√l warada min al-Dil√ MSS: Tamgrout, 1553(6). THE MIDDLE NIGER TO 1800 23 25. Jawb ﬁan (var. fı sha√n) al-qawnın al-ﬁurfiyya allatı taﬁrafa ﬁalayh baﬁ∂ sukkn al-jibl Fatw concerning the treatment customarily meted out to brigands, and reprisals against their families by certain groups in the Atlas.
Shar˛ ﬁal ’l-Bas† wa’l-taﬁrıf fı ’l-taßrıf Comm on the comm. of ﬁAbd al-Ra˛mn b. ﬁAlı al-Makküdı al-Fsı (d. 807/ 1405; see Ka˛˛la, v, 156) on the Alfiyya of Ibn Mlik. See Izlat al-rayb, 45; also Mu†ıﬁ, 58, Sadki, 43, where it is simply listed as Shar˛ rajaz al-Makküdı. 57. Shar˛ al-ßadr (var. ßudür) wa-tanwır al-qalb (var. qulüb) bi-bayn maghfira m nusiba li’l-jnib al-nabawı min al-dhanb (var, dhunüb) Completed 23 Rajab 1014/4 December 1605. See Hunwick (1964), 578/ Fat˛, 35. Analysis in Zouber (1977), 120-1.