( غاية البيان شرح زبد ابن رسلان )
Author of the Sharh: Imam Shams al-Din al-Ramli
Author of the Matn: Imam Ibn Raslan
Tahqiq: Khalid 'Abd al-Fatah Shibl
Hardback: 496 pages
Publisher: Mu'assasatul Kutub al-Thaqafiyyah, Beirut, Lebanon.
ABOUT THE BOOK:
One of the best commentaries on the Zubad of Ibn Raslan. The original work of Ibn Raslan is based on proses or poetery based on the Shafi'i fiqh with introduction of Aqeeda. This commentary is authorotive work by Imam of th Madhab and it is very lucid.
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ABOUT IMAM SHAMS AL-DIN AL-RAMLI (The Son):
Imam Shams al-Din Muhammad ibn Ahmad al Ramli was born in Ramlah, a village near Manufiyyah in Egypt, in 919AH. He was the son of a famous Shafi`i faqih and mufti, Shihab al-Din Ahmad al-Ramli. His teachers include his father, Shaykh al-Islam Zakariyya al-Ansari and al-Khatib al-Shirbini. After his father’s death he became the chief Shafi’i mufti in Egypt. Such was his eminence that many came to identify him as the Mujaddid of his century. He died at Cairo in 1004AH.