Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Marsh 134 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Marsh Collection


5 works by 4 authors on the subjects of Astronomy, Chronology, Calendars, Islamic law, and Prayer

1. ff. 9v-52r
Language(s): Arabic


Appendix Astronomy
[UAM. 105 (2)]
2. ff. 52v-58r
Author: Anonymous
Language(s): Arabic


Appendix Calendar
[not mentioned by Uri at Arab. Moh. 105]
3. ff. 58r-61v
Language(s): Arabic


Appendix Law
[not mentioned by Uri at Arab. Moh. 105]
4. ff. 61v-63v

*which ascribes the work, follg. H. Kh., to a pupil of Nawawī bearing the same name, who died 1300

Language(s): Arabic


GAL I 396
[UAM. 105 (3), with-corrig. Nicoll p. 567*]
5. ff. 1v-5
Author: Anonymous

ff. 6-8 are blank

Language(s): Arabic


Appendix Theology
[UAM. 105 (1)]

Physical Description

Form: codex
44 ff. 7 ff. 4 ff. 61 ff. 5 ff.


Origin: [??]1451 CE n.d. n.d. n.d. n.d.

Provenance and Acquisition

The collections of Jacob Golius [see Golius Sale Catalogue, Libri Mathematici in folio, no. 11].

The Library of Archbishop Narcissus Marsh, d. 1713.

The Marsh bequest entered the Bodleian Library in 1714.

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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