Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Marsh 345 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Marsh Collection


Dīwān by Mutanabbī, Abū al-Ṭayyib Aḥmad ibn al-Ḥusayn, 915 or 16-965

Title: Dīwān

edited with parallel passages from older poets showing Mutanabbīʼs debt to them

Language(s): Arabic


GAL I 88
[UAM. 1221 with corrig Nicoll p. 613]

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 223 ff.


Origin: 1194 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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