Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Marsh 513 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Marsh Collection


2 works by 2 authors on the subjects of Christian writings and Astrology

1. ff. 1r-56v
Author: Anonymous

In 15 chapters

Language(s): Arabic


Graf I, p. 216
[UAM. 978 (1), with corr. Nic. p. 604]
2. ff. 57r-82v

A work on the rising of Sirius and the prognostications to be drawn therefrom

Language(s): Arabic


Appendix Hermetica
[UAM. 978 (2)]

Physical Description

Form: codex
56 ff. 26 ff.


Origin: n.d. n.d.

Provenance and Acquisition

The Library of Archbishop Narcissus Marsh, d. 1713.

The Marsh bequest entered the Bodleian Library in 1714.

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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