Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Marsh 153 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Marsh Collection


Summary of Contents: 1 copy of ʻUyūn al-anbāʼ fī ṭabaqāt al-aṭibbāʼ by Ibn Abī Uṣaybiʻah, Aḥmad ibn al-Qāsim, d. 1269 or 70

a fragment only, containing most of ch. xiv. 20-xv. 19

Language(s): Arabic


GAL I 326
[UAM. 793, with corrig. Nicoll p. 596]

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 35 ff. (lacking beg. and end).


Origin: 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.


Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures contact Bodleian Admissions).

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