Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Huntington 440 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Huntington Collection


1 copy of Sullam al-faḍāʼil by John, Climacus, Saint, 6th cent.

ff. 2v-202

preceded by a life of the author

*date on f. 202v

f. 203 contains short prayer

Language(s): Arabic


Graf I, p. 410
[UAC. 77]

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 201 ff.


Origin: 1674* 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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