Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Huntington 533 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Huntington Collection


Summary of Contents: 1 copy of Taḥṣīl ʻayn al-dhahab min maʻdan jawhar al-adab fī ʻilm majāzāt al-ʻArab by Aʻlam al-Shantamarī, Yūsuf ibn Sulaymān, 1019 or 20-1083 or 4

a commentary on the shawāhid of the Kitāb of Sībawayh, ʻAmr ibn ʻUthmān, 8th cent.

MS. used by Derenbourg in his edn. of Sībawayh ʼs Kitāb, Paris 1881-89

Language(s): Arabic


GAL I 101 and I 309
[NAM. 243, with corrig. Nicoll P. 528.]

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 169 ff.


Origin: 1405 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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