Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Huntington 159 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Huntington Collection


1 copy of Kitāb al-Adwiyat al-mufradah by *Ibn Serapion, junior fl. c. 1070.

part 2 only [of 4; ḥanẓal to murdāsanj in abjad order]

[*The authorʼs name appears nowhere but "a tergo" codicis = on binding?]

*With addns. from a letter of AFLB to Dr. Hermann Lehmann of Freiberg 21. viii. 54

Language(s): Arabic


GAL I 484
[UAM. 597 with corrig. Nicoll p. 588*]

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 277 ff. [lacking end].


Origin: n.d.

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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