MS. Marsh 216 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)
Oriental Manuscripts Marsh Collection
[Lacking beginning and end (from middle of faṣl 5 of bāb 11 onwards)].**
*where wrongly identified as a work entitled Bughyat al-āmāl fī ṣināʻat al-raml wa-taqwīm al-ashkāl, attributed [?] suppositiously to al-Fārābī (this information appears on f. 1r). Cited by Brock. at I 212
**text corresponds to MS. Arab. f. 36, f. 95v 1.3 - f. 147r 1.2. leaves in disorder; correct order 2, 4-6, 3, 52, 7-51. f. 1 extraneous, in a later hand
Provenance and Acquisition
The Library of Archbishop Narcissus Marsh, d. 1713.
The Marsh bequest entered the Bodleian Library in 1714.
Funding of Cataloguing