Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Huntington 42 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Huntington Collection


1 work on the subjects of Arabic language and Metathesis

ff. 2r-115v
Author: Anonymous

*f. 1r contains frags. of Arabic poetical works; f. 1v appears to be the beg. of another work

Language(s): Arabic


Appendix Lexicography
[NAM. 362]

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 114 ff. [lacking beg. and end].*


Origin: 16th cent.? CE

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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