Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Huntington 363 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Huntington Collection


4 works by 4 authors on the subjects of Theology, Bible, Islam, Koran, and Shiites

1. ff. 1v-8r

A religious treatise

Language(s): Arabic


Appendix Theology
[UAM. 339 (1)]
2. ff. 9r-21v

Lacking beginning and end

Language(s): Arabic


Graf I, p. 307
[UAM. 339 (2)]
3. ff. 22v-33v

First part only including the introduction

Language(s): Arabic


GAL I 44
[UAM. 339 (3)]
4. ff. 34v-48v

Lacking end

Pusey quotes H. Khalf. as ascribing the work to ʻAbd al-Wāhid ibn ʻUmar al-Miṣrī d.A. H. 658, but no author is given in Bağd. İsm. Paşaʼs edn. of Ḥ. Khalf.

*followed by 3 fragments in different hands (i) ff. 49-58 a philosophical discussion, (ii) ff. 59-60 verses from al-Naẓẓām, al-Ḥakamī and others in an ?anthology or ?work on poetics (iii) f. 61 a homily

Language(s): Arabic


GAL II 164
[UAM. 339 (4), with corrig. Nicoll p. 578]

Physical Description

Form: codex
8 ff. 13 ff. 12 ff. 15 ff.


Origin: 1551 CE ?1568 CE n.d. n.d.

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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