Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Arab. e. 221 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts


Summary of Contents: 1 copy of Wiqāyat al-riwāyah fī masāʼil al-Hidāyah by Maḥbūbī, Maḥmūd ibn ʻUbayd Allāh, d. 1344 or 5

extracts from the Hidāyah of Marghīnānī, ʻAlī ibn Abī Bakr, d. 1196 or 7 [Lacking introduction; copious marginal and interlinear glosses.]

ff. 1-16 in a different hand

Language(s): Arabic


GAL I 377

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 125 ff.


Origin: 1555 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.


Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures contact Bodleian Admissions).

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