Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Huntington 483 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Huntington Collection


2 works by 2 authors on the subjects of Astronomy and Astrolabes

1. ff. 1v-538r

Commentary (compd. 1525) on al-Tadhkirah al-Naṣīrīyah of Ṭūsī, Naṣīr al-Dīn Muḥammad ibn Muḥammad, 1201-1274

*This MS. and 1. 0. 747 d. H. Khalf. Beeston rejects Brockʼs Khiḍrī and his identification with the glossator of Qūshjīʼs commentary on Tūsīʼs Tajrīd al-kalām

Language(s): Arabic


GAL I 511
[UAM. 1018, with corrig. Nicoll p. 606; [(1) as revd. by Beeston]]
2. ff. 538v-541r
Author: Anonymous
Language(s): Arabic


Appendix Astronomy
[UAM. 1018, with corr. Nicoll p. 606; (2) as revised by Beeston]

Physical Description

Form: codex
541 ff. 4 ff.


Origin: not before 1525, not after 1557 [ownerʼs date] CE 1614 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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