Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Arab. d. 79, 79, 80 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts


Summary of Contents: 1 copy of Ṣubḥ al-aʻshá fī kitābat al-inshāʼ by Qalqashandī, Aḥmad ibn ʻAlī, 1355 or 6-1418

Facsimiles of MS. Arch. Seld. A. 17 and 18, and MS. Marsh 317, made for the Egyptian Govt. as a basis for the text publd. at Cairo, in 14 vols., 1913-. 3 vols. pp. 557, 495, 418

Language(s): Arabic


GAL II 134
K 53

Physical Description

Form: codex



Provenance and Acquisition

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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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