MS. Huntington 42 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)
Oriental Manuscripts Huntington Collection
1 work on the subjects of Arabic language and Metathesis
Title: Fragment of a work on those words in the Qurʼān, traditions, and poetry which differ by a single letter or which by transposition or other change can give a different sense
*f. 1r contains frags. of Arabic poetical works; f. 1v appears to be the beg. of another work
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.
Manuscript description based on the Bodleian Library's public card index of Arabic manuscripts with additional enhancements by the OCIMCO project team.
Funding of Cataloguing