Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Arab. d. 144 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts


Summary of Contents: 1 copy of Ghurar al-ḥikam wa-durar al-kalim by ʻAlī ibn Abī Ṭālib, Caliph, ca. 600-661

the sayings of ʻAlī in the recension of Āmidī, ʻAbd al-Wāḥid ibn Muḥammad, d. 1155 , with an interlinear Persian trans. ff. 1-150r. 1661. Followed (ff. 150v-179) by a further selection of sayings and khuṭbahs of ʻAlī by an unknown compiler. 1664 [same scribe].*Beeston reads Yatīmī (and in index)

Language(s): Arabic


GAL I 43
[K 97 and Beeston 2714]

Physical Description

Form: codex


Origin: 1661 and 1664 CE

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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