Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Marsh 44 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Marsh Collection


1 copy of Kitāb al-Maʻūnah ʻalá dafʻ al-hamm by Elias, of Nisibis, b. 975

also ascribed to Barhebraeus

Language(s): Arabic


Graf II, p. 186
[Nicoll Arab. Christ. 42, with corrig. Nicoll P. 501]

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 64 ff.


Origin: 1055 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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