Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Huntington 515 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Huntington Collection


2 works by anonymous authors on the subjects of Psalters and Islamic magic

1. ff. 5r-83r

ff. 1-4 are blank

Language(s): Arabic


Christian Appendix Hymnology
[UAM. 162 [(1)], with corrig. Nicoll p. 571]
2. ff. 83v, 84r
Author: Anonymous
Title: An extract giving twelve verses said by Kaʻb al-Aḥbār, d. 655 or 6 to be of magic and prophylactic properties
Language(s): Arabic


Appendix Magic
[UAM. 162 ([2]), with corr. Nicoll p. 571]

Physical Description

Form: codex
79 ff. 2 ff.


Origin: 1356 CE 1356 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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