Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Huntington 65, 66, 68, 67 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Huntington Collection


Summary of Contents: 1 copy of Kitāb al-Burhān fī asrār ʻilm al-mīzān by Jaldakī, Aydamar ibn ʻAbd Allāh, fl. 1349-1361

. 4 vols.

Vol. 3 subtitles itself a commentary on the Nihāyat al-ṭalab wa-aqṣá al-arab of Jābir ibn Ḥayyān; which misled Brock. to list it as Jildakī ʼs own Nihāyat al-ṭalab on Sīmawī. See I 497 (G1, p. 655).

Language(s): Arabic


GAL II 138
[UAM. 450, 451, 458, 459]

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 116; 125; 270; 241 ff.


Origin: n.d.; 1668; 1555; 1673 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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