Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Arab. e. 211 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts


Summary of Contents: 1 copy of Maṭāliʻ al-anwār fī manāqib ʻitrat al-Mukhtār by Qaṭīfī, Zayn al-Dīn ʻAlī ibn ʻAbd al-Nabī, fl. c. 1558

BLR V 225

[a Shiʻite treatise on the lives of the Imams composed at Meshed 5 Nov. 1558; copied 2 April 1559 from the autograph]. [lacking a folio or two at beg.]

Language(s): Arabic


Appendix Theology

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: ff. 105.


Origin: 1559 CE

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.


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