Summary of Contents: 3 works by anonymous authors on the subjects of Astrolabes, Astronomical instruments, Arabic language, and Arabic poetry
1. ff. 1v-23v
*Puseyʼs conjecture that the author might be Jamāl al-Dīn Abū al-Qāsim ibn Maḥfūẓ al-Baghdādī (Brock. G1, p. 252 para. 6 (7)) is based merely on the approximation of no. of chaps. (66:64). However, cf. B. M. 10024, Or. 5734.
[UAM. 936 (1), with corrig. Nicoll p. 602*]
2. ff. 25r-39r
An Arabic-Persian vocabulary
[UAM. 936 (2)]
3. ff. 76-101
GAL I 18
[UAM. 936 (4)]
Origin: n.d. n.d. n.d.
Provenance and Acquisition
The collections of Jacob Golius [see Golius Sale Catalogue, Addenda. Libri M.S. Compacti in quarto, no. 20, and Addenda. Libri M.SS. Incompacti in quarto, no. 4].
The Library of Archbishop Narcissus Marsh, d. 1713.
The Marsh bequest entered the Bodleian Library in 1714.