Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Huntington 58-62 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Huntington Collection


1 copy of Wafayāt al-aʻyān wa-anbāʼ abnāʼ al-zamān by Ibn Khallikān, 1211-1282

parts 1 (in 2 vols.), 2 (in 2 vols.,) and 5 only

Language(s): Arabic


GAL I 327
[UAM. 708, 702, 695, 699, 710]

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: ff. 200; 207; 197; 214; 160.


Origin: n.d.; 1675; 1676; 1676; 1616 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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