Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Marsh 168, 169 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Marsh Collection


Summary of Contents: 1 copy of Tāj al-tarājim fī tafsīr al-Qurʼān lil-aʻājim by Isfarāyinī, Abū al-Muẓaffar Ṭāhir ibn Muḥammad, d. 1078 or 9

Persian commentary on the Qurʼān, with interlinear Persian trans. of the Qurʼanic text.* 2 vols.

*and partial Arabic marginalia

Language(s): Arabic, Persian


GAL I 387
[UAM. 19, 20; Beeston Pers. 2779]

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 353; 274 ff.


Origin: 1541 CE

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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