Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Huntington 358 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Huntington Collection


2 works by Nafīs ibn ʻIwaḍ, d. ca. 1449 on the subject of Medicine

1. fols. 1v-98v

On the medical uses of animal products

See Beeston: Makhṭūṭ ṭibbī farīd fī Oxford (Rev. de lʼInst. des MSS. arabes IV [1958], pp. 345-6)

Language(s): Arabic


GAL II 213
[UAM. 610(1), revd. by Beeston]
2. fols. 99v-138

On diet

Authorship conjectured by A. F. L. B. from first part of MS. (in same hand)

Language(s): Arabic


GAL II 213
[UAM. 610 (2), with corrig. Nicoll p. 588; revd. by Beeston]

Physical Description

Form: codex
98 fols. 40 fols.


Origin: 1532 CE c. 1532 CE

Provenance and Acquisition

The collections of Robert Huntington, d. 1701.

Purchased by the Bodleian Library in 1693.

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on the Bodleian Library's public card index of Arabic manuscripts with additional enhancements by the OCIMCO project team.


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