Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Huntington 541 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Huntington Collection


1 copy of al-Qānūn fī al-ṭibb by Avicenna, 980-1037

book 1 only [in Hebrew chars.], with marginal notes and corrections, some of them drawn from the Hebrew commentary of Ibn Yaʻish, Barukh

Language(s): Judeo-Arabic


GAL I 457
[Uri Heb. 424, superseded by Neubauer 2094]

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 250 ff.


Origin: n.d.

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.


Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures contact Bodleian Admissions).

Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (full digital facsimile)

Funding of Cataloguing



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