MS. Marsh 401 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)
Oriental Manuscripts Marsh Collection
An anthology of anecdotes drawn from the Taʼrīkh Dimashq of Ibn ʻAsākir, ʻAlī ibn al-Ḥasan, 1105-1176 . 2 vols. [Folios of vol. 2 in disorder.]
*vol. 2, as MS. Arab. d. 8
**numbered i, 1-224 (with the following nos. used twice: 15, 45, 163, 170) ff. 45 (i) and 163(i) extraneous
Provenance and Acquisition
The Library of Archbishop Narcissus Marsh, d. 1713.
The Marsh bequest entered the Bodleian Library in 1714.
Funding of Cataloguing