Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Huntington 263 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Huntington Collection


Summary of Contents: 1 copy of Nuzhat al-ḥukamāʼ wa-rawḍat al-aṭibbāʼ by Quṭb al-Shīrāzī, Maḥmūd ibn Masʻūd, 1236 or 7-1310 or 11

commentary to book 1 of Avicenna, 980-1037 ʼs al-Qānūn fī al-ṭibb. [defective at end.]

Language(s): Arabic


GAL I 457
[UAM. 605, with corrig. Nicoll p. 588 and Nicoll Arab. Moh. 177, with corrig. Nicoll p. 523]

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 164 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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Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (single sample image)

Funding of Cataloguing




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