Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Marsh 26 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Marsh Collection


2 works by 2 authors on the subjects of Qasidas and Complaint poetry

1. ff. 5r-11v

With a takhmīs by Zayn al-Dīn, ʻAbd al-Raḥīm ibn Ḥusayn al-ʻIrāqī 1325-1404

Language(s): Arabic


GAL I 247
[UAM. 1245 (1)]
2. ff. 16v-26r* and 79v-80r

**text differs considerably from the Cairo 1957 edn. (pp. 141-148)

With commentary

Language(s): Arabic


GAL I 275
[UAM. 1245 (2)]

Physical Description

Form: codex
7 ff. 2 ff.


Origin: n.d. n.d.

Provenance and Acquisition

The collections of Jacob Golius [see Golius Sale Catalogue, Libri M.S. Incompacti in quarto &c, nos. 26, 33].

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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