Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Marsh 148 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Marsh Collection


1 copy of Manāfiʻ al-ṭayr wa-ʻilājāt dāʼihim ʻalá al-tamām wa-al-kamāl by Ḥajjāj ibn Khaythamah.

The 149th chapter (ff. 78v-83v) comprises an anonymous ?independent work entitled Fī tadbīr al-buzāt wa-al-kilāb al-ḍāriyah wa-ʻilāj ʻilalihā wa-awjāʻihā

See Möller: Stùdien zur mittelalterlichen arabischen Falk-nereiliteratur (1965), pp. 22-23, 27-28, 45-46

Language(s): Arabic


Appendix Falconry
[UAM. 393]

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 83 ff.


Origin: 1396 CE

Provenance and Acquisition

The collections of Jacob Golius [see Golius Sale Catalogue, Libri Botanici M.S. in folio, 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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