Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Huntington donat. 31 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Huntington donat. Collection

Contents

8 works by 3 authors on the subject of Medicine

1. ff. 208r-228v; 229r-245v

Chapters 1 [incomplete] and 7

Language(s): Arabic

References

GAL I 234
[UAM. 529 (4) and (5), with corrig. Nicoll p. 585
2. ff. 3v-108r

Pt. 2 bk. 9 [complete] and bk. 10 [incomplete (to two thirds of way through bāb 25)]

Language(s): Arabic

References

GAL I 237
[UAM. 529 (1)]
3. ff. 109r-118r

Pt. 2 bk. 10, last part of bāb 20 - bāb 29 (i.e. end of work)

bāb nos. are "one less" in this copy than in fols. 3-108 of this MS. bāb 23 here equals bāb 24 there, etc.

Language(s): Arabic

References

GAL I 237
[UAM. 529 (1)]
4. ff. 121v-166r

*The Fuṣūl were publ. in Latin trans, at Leiden in 1489 and 1510 (see Brock.). Compare MS. and trans.?

Language(s): Arabic

References

GAL I 234
[UAM. 529 (2 [1]) with corrig. Nicoll p. 585]
5. ff. 166v-172r
Author: Anonymous

Advice on various matters of hygiene and health

*text trails off on f. 172r

Language(s): Arabic

References

Appendix Medicine
[UAM. 529 (2 [ii])]
6. ff. 172v-174v
Author: Anonymous

ff. 172v and first half of 173r are on the usefulness of various drugs

Language(s): Arabic

References

Appendix Medicine
[UAM. 529 (2 [ii])]
7. ff. 175r-177v
Author: Anonymous
Language(s): Arabic

References

Appendix Medicine
[UAM. 529 (2 [ii])]
8. ff. 178 -207)
Author: Anonymous
Language(s): Arabic

References

GAL I 505
[UAM. 529 (3)]

Physical Description

Form: codex
21 ff; 17 ff. 106 ff. 10 ff. 46 ff. 7 ff. [incomplete*]. 3 ff. [lacks beg.]. 3 ff. [lacking beg.]. 30 ff.

History

Origin: 1390 or 1392 CE ?15th cent. CE 1161 CE 1390 CE n.d. n.d. n.d. n.d.

Provenance and Acquisition

[Any information about a single identifiable episode in the life of the manuscript between origin and acquisition]

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on the Bodleian Library's public card index of Arabic manuscripts with additional enhancements by the OCIMCO project team.

Availability

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