Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Marsh 595 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Marsh Collection


3 works by 3 authors on the subjects of Medicine and Arabic poetry

1. fols. 1r-81v
Title: al-Nukhbah

Extracts from his Kitāb al-Iqtiḍāb ʻalá ṭarīq al-masʼalah wa-al-jawāb fī al-ṭibb

Followed (fols. 65v-81v) by anonymous glosses

Language(s): Arabic


GAL I 489
[UAM. 622 (1) with corrig. Nicoll p. 589]
2. ff. 92r-136r

2 parts

Language(s): Arabic


GAL I 461
[UAM. 622 (3, 4)]
3. ff. 138v-140v
Author: Anonymous
Language(s): Arabic


Appendix Medicine
[UAM. 622 (5), with corrig. Nicoll p. 589]

Physical Description

Form: codex
81 fols. 18; 28 ff. 3 ff.


Origin: n.d. n.d. n.d.

Provenance and Acquisition

The collections of Jacob Golius [see Golius Sale Catalogue, Libri Medici M.S. in quarto &c., no. 6].

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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