Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Huntington 154 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Huntington Collection


1 copy of Nuzhat al-nufūs wa-al-afkār fī khawāṣṣ al-ḥayawān wa-al-nabāt wa-al-aḥjār

ff. 2v-258r
Author: Anonymous

a compilation drawn principally from the Masālik al-abṣār fī mamālik al-amṣār of Ibn Faḍl Allāh al-ʻUmarī, Aḥmad ibn Yaḥyá, 1301-1349 (see MS. Pococke 191), vol. 1 only

Language(s): Arabic


GAL II 141
[UAM. 454, with corrig. Nicoll p. 582]

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 257 ff.


Origin: n.d.

Provenance and Acquisition

The collections of Robert Huntington, d. 1701.

Purchased by the Bodleian Library in 1693.

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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