Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Marsh 548 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Marsh Collection

Contents

5 works by 4 authors on the subjects of Calendars, Astronomy, and Astrology

1. ff. 1v-37v
Language(s): Arabic

References

GAL II 128
[UAM. 982 (1), revd. by Beeston]
2. ff. 37v-40v

An extract from one of his astronomical works, comprising bābs 9-11 thereof

Language(s): Arabic

References

GAL II 126, 127
[UAM. 982 [(2) as revised by Beeston (not mentioned in Uri)]]
3. ff. 40, 41r
Author: Anonymous
Language(s): Arabic

References

Appendix Astrology
[UAM. 982 [(3) as revised by Beeston (not mentioned in Uri)]]
4. ff. 42v-124v
Language(s): Arabic

References

GAL I 474
[UAM. 982 (2) [(4) as revd. by Beeston]]
5. ff. 124v-126r
Author: Anonymous
Language(s): Arabic

References

Appendix Astrology
[UAM. 982 [(5) as revised by Beeston (not mentioned by Uri)]

Physical Description

Form: codex
37 ff. 4 ff. 2 ff. 83 ff. 3 ff.

History

Origin: 1529 CE 16th cent.? CE 16th cent.? CE 1528 CE 16th cent.? CE

Provenance and Acquisition

The collections of Jacob Golius [see Golius Sale Catalogue, Libri Mathematici in quarto &c. no. 12].

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.

Availability

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Funding of Cataloguing

JISC


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