Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Bodl. Or. 783 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts


1 copy of Qābūs by Ḥabīb Allāh, Muḥammad 18th cent.

Title: Qābūs

[a Persian trans. of the Qāmūs of Fīrūzābādī, Muḥammad ibn Yaʻqūb, 1329-1414 or 15 (compd. 1736); incomplete, breaking off in bāb qāf, faṣl ʻain with the word [??]

Language(s): Arabic


GAL II 183
[Ethé 1674]

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 561 fols.


Origin: 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.


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