Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Bodl. Or. 284 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts


1 copy of Ḥikāyāt al-ṭarab fī akhlāq al-ʻarab

Author: Anonymous

[an ethical anthology in prose and verse, in the hand of Theochares Dadichi?]

Language(s): Arabic


Appendix Ethics
[NAM. 108, with corrig. Nicoll p. 518]

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 72 ff.


Origin: ?early 18th cent. 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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