Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Marsh 338 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Marsh Collection


1 copy of *ʻUmdat al-kuttāb by Aḥmad ibn Muḥammad, Abū Jaʻfar, al-Naḥwī.

[on grammar and rhetoric]

*The work of this title in Bʼs index (where the sequence of references to which the entry leads are notably perplexing even for B) is presumably different

Language(s): Arabic


Appendix Grammar
[UAM. 398]

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 265 ff.


Origin: 1210 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.


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