Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Marsh 526 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Marsh Collection


Summary of Contents: 4 works by 4 authors on the subjects of Shafiites, Islamic law, Arabic language, and Muḥammad
1. ff. 5r-12r

Excerpts only

Language(s): Arabic


GAL I 463
[UAM. 272 (1)]
2. ff. 59v-102v

Commentary on the Kitāb al-Tanbīh fī al-fiqh of Fīrūzābādī al-Shīrāzī, Abū Isḥāq Ibrāhīm ibn ʻAlī ibn Yūsuf, ca. 1003-1083

[*So H. Khal.; *so Brock.]

Language(s): Arabic


GAL I 387
[UAM. 272 (2) with corrig. Nicoll p. 575]
3. ff. 103-122
Language(s): Arabic


GAL I 300
[UAM. 272 (3)]
4. ff. 123r-162v
Author: Anonymous

Lacking beginning and end

Language(s): Arabic


Appendix Biography; the Prophet
[UAM. 272 (4)]

Physical Description

Form: codex
8 ff. 44 ff. 20 ff. 50 ff.


Origin: n.d. n.d. 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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