Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Marsh 240 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Marsh Collection

Contents

Summary of Contents: 3 works by 2 authors on the subjects of Caliphs, Egypt, Geography, and Islamic countries
1. ff. 1v-40v
Author: Anonymous
Language(s): Arabic

References

Appendix History
[UAM. 753 (1) with corrig. Nicoll p. 594]
2. ff. 41v-76v
Author: Anonymous

A compendium of the history of Egypt from al-Muʻizz li-Dīn Allāh to al-Ashraf Qāyitbāy

Same author as MS. Marsh 240, ff. 1v-40v

Language(s): Arabic

References

Appendix History
[UAM. 753 (2) with corrig. Nicoll p. 594]
3. ff. 77v-123v
Language(s): Arabic

References

GAL II 135
[UAM. 753 (3), with corrig. Nicoll p. 594)

Physical Description

Form: codex
40 ff. 36 ff. 47 ff.

History

Origin: 1486 CE n.d. 1486 CE

Provenance and Acquisition

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.

Availability

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures contact Bodleian Admissions). Contact specialcollections.enquiries@bodleian.ox.ac.uk for further information on the availability of this manuscript

Funding of Cataloguing

JISC


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