Djenne Manuscript Library Collection [c15th century-c20th century]

Description: The Djenne Manuscript Library Collection contains mainly Arabic language and some local languages in arabic script. On Islamic and secular subject matter. The manuscripts originate from different families in Djenne. Extent and format of original material: 59 number of family collections containing 2674 number of manuscripts
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  • The Maiga 1 family Collection of Arabic manuscripts [1630-1899]

    Collection Ref: EAP488/1/1
    Description: This family collection consists of 8 manuscripts on the subjects of Islamic theology, jusrisprudence and one MS containing correpondence, Extent and format of original material: 8 paper manuscripts. Physical Characteristics: manuscripts on pap ...
  • The Yaro 1 family collection of Arabic manuscripts [1575-1879]

    Collection Ref: EAP488/1/2
    Description: 95 manuscripts, mostly in Arabic, but some in Bozo and some in Saurai (Songhai) languages with Arabic script, Predominantly Jurisprudence, Theology and Philology Extent and format of original material: 85 paper manuscripts. Physical Characteri ...
  • The Yaro 2 family collection of Arabic manuscripts [1794]

    Collection Ref: EAP488/1/3
    Description: This is an islamic subject-based collection consisting of the Qur'an, Exegesis of the Qur'an, Praise, Theology, Preaching and sermons, Jurisprudence, Invocation. However, some manuscripts deal with Esoterics, Philology and History. All the man ...
  • The Dramé 1 family collection of Arabic manuscripts [1714-1848]

    Collection Ref: EAP488/1/4
    Description: This collection is mostly based on islam-related subjects namely: the Qur'an, Exegesis of the Qur'an, Hadiths(tradition of the Prophet), Prayer on the Prophet, life of the Prophet, Theology, Preaching and sermons, Jurisprudence, Praise, invoca ...
  • The Kanate 1 family collection of arabic manuscripts [1703-1770]

    Collection Ref: EAP488/1/5
    Description: This is a predominantly islamic subjects collection such as: Jurisprudence, Theology, Preaching and sermons, life of the Prophet, Prayer on the Prophet, Invocation, Praise, the Qur'an and Hadiths (tradition of the Prophet). Some manuscripts ar ...
  • The 1 Thiocary family collection of Arabic manuscripts [not dated]

    Collection Ref: EAP488/1/6
    Description: In this collection, the key subjects are: Jurisprudence, Hadiths (tradition of the Prophet), Preaching and sermons and the Qur'an. A manuscript is on Esoterics. As far as the language is concerned, most of the manuscripts are in Arabic though ...
  • The Djeité 1 family collection of Arabic manuscripts [1675-1945]

    Collection Ref: EAP488/1/7
    Description: In the collection of this family, most of the manuscripts deal with islamic subjects viz: Jurisprudence, the Qur'an, Exegesis of the Qur'an, Soufism Invocation, Theology, Preaching and sermons, life of the Prophet, Praise, Prayer on the Prophe ...
  • The Amadou Traoré 1 family collection of Arabic Manuscripts [1757-1932]

    Collection Ref: EAP488/1/8
    Description: In the collection of this family, most of the manuscripts deal with islamic subjects viz: Jurisprudence, the Qur'an, Invocation, Theology, Preaching and sermons, life of the Prophet, Praise, Prayer on the Prophet but some are on Esoterics, Phi ...
  • The Baber Pama Tawaté 1 family collection of Arabic manuscripts [1940]

    Collection Ref: EAP488/1/9
    Description: In the collection of this family, the islamic subjects prevail such as: Jurisprudence, Invocation, the Qur'an, Prayer on the Prophet, Praise, Soufism. However, some manuscripts deal with Esoterics, Astrology and Philology(Literature). Most of ...
  • The Al-Hadj Ba Hamane Maiga 2 family collection of Arabic manuscripts [1752...

    Collection Ref: EAP488/1/10
    Description: In the collection of this family, the islamic subjects prevail such as: Jurisprudence, Theology, the Qur'an, prayer on the Prophet, Hadith (tradition of the Prophet), Praise, Preaching and sermons. However, there is a manuscript on Philology(G ...
  • The Hassé Dembelé 1 family collection of arabic manuscripts [1710]

    Collection Ref: EAP488/1/11
    Description: This collection consists on one hand of 15 manuscripts dealing with islamic subjects such as: the Qur'an, Exegesis of the Qur'an, Prayer on the Prophet, Intercession, Invocation, Soufism and Praise and on the other hand of 14 manuscripts on Es ...
  • The Kondé Hawoye Traoré 4 family collection of Arabic Manuscripts [1629-1949]

    Collection Ref: EAP488/1/12
    Description: In this collection, the religious subjects prevail such as: Jurisprudence, theology and faith, prayer on the Prophet, Invocation, Preaching and sermons. There are also a good number of manuscripts dealing with Philology and History. Extent and ...
  • The Kondé Tinanko 1 family collection of Arabic manuscripts [1761]

    Collection Ref: EAP488/1/13
    Description: This collection contains only two manuscripts. The one is about Hadiths(the tradition of the Prophet) and the other is on History. Extent and format of original material: 2 paper manuscripts. Physical Characteristics: Paper manuscripts with le ...
  • The Baba Toumagnon 1 family collection of arabic manuscripts [not dated]

    Collection Ref: EAP488/1/14
    Description: Islamic subjects prevail in this collection namely: Prayer on the Prophet, the Qur'an, Jurisprudence, theology and faith, preaching and sermons, invocation, praise and life of the Prophet. However there are also manuscripts on History, Esoteri ...
  • The Bamoye Al-Hadj Sarmoye Maiga 3 family collection of Arabic manuscripts ...

    Collection Ref: EAP488/1/15
    Description: This collection is on jurisprudence and the Qur'an. Extent and format of original material: 3 paper manuscripts. Physical Characteristics: Paper manuscripts, some with leather cover, some pages missing, some water and termite damages. ...