Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Laud Or. 129 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Laud Oriental Collection


Summary of Contents: 1 copy of Ghurar al-mawāʻiẓ wa-al-naṣāʼiḥ li-arbāb al-wilāyāt wa-al-maṣāliḥ by Ibn Ḥajar al-Haythamī, Aḥmad ibn Muḥammad, ca. 1503-ca. 1566
ff. 3v-131v

an ethico-political work treating also of the wars of Islām, with an anonymous appendix (added in 1565) bringing them down to 1518

Language(s): Arabic


GAL II 387-389
[UAM. 348, with corrig. Nicoll p. 578]

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 129 ff.


Origin: 1628 CE

Provenance and Acquisition

The Library of Archbishop William Laud, d. 1645.

Donated to the Bodleian Library by Archbishop William Laud, between 1635-41.

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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