Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Huntington 600 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Huntington Collection


Summary of Contents: 2 works by Ḥunayn ibn Isḥāq al-ʻIbādī, 809?-873 on the subjects of Medicine and Materia medica
1. ff. 1v-14v

A compendium of Galen on medicine

SAUG §15, 16m, p. 283 (335)

Language(s): Arabic


GAL I 206
[UAM. 615 (1), revd. by Beeston]
2. ff. 15r-35r

Translation of Galen on simple medicines

SAUG §15, (38)m, p. 287 (339) "wahrscheinlich ein Theil"

Language(s): Arabic


GAL I 206
[UAM. 615 (2), revd. by Beeston]

Physical Description

Form: codex
14 ff. 21 ff.


Origin: 12th cent.? CE 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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