Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Canonici Or. 127 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts


1 copy of Envar ül-aṣikin by Yazıcıoğlu Mehmet, d. 1451

the Turkish translation of his Maghārib al-zamān, by his brother Ahmet Bican, 15th cent. . [Fragment only.]

Language(s): Arabic


GAL II 231
[Ethé 2163]

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 95 ff.


Origin: n.d.

Provenance and Acquisition

The collections of Matteo Luigi Canonici, 1767-1844.

The Canonici collection was purchased by the Bodleian Library in 1817.

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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