Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Bruce 70 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts


Summary of Contents: 1 copy of A takhmīs on an existing qaṣīdah by Marqūkī, Ahmad ibn ʻAbd al-Marzūqī, fl. c. 1508

followed (ff. 18-30) by a new qaṣīdah, in praise of Sultan Qānṣūh al-Ghawrī

*If I am right in taking Kahle to mean that the copyist was the author. NCS.

Language(s): Arabic


Appendix Poetry
[K 410]

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 30 ff.


Origin: 1508 [autograph]*. 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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