Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Marsh 451 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Marsh Collection


1 copy of Cornucopiae naturae et artis by Golius, Jacobus, 1596-1667

vocabulary, mainly Arabic, but also Persian and Turkish, relating to medicine and biology

Language(s): Arabic, Persian, Latin , Turkish


Appendix European
[NAM. 356]

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 468 ff.


Origin: 1644 onwards. CE

Provenance and Acquisition

The collections of Jacob Golius [see Golius Sale Catalogue, Libri M.S. Incompacti in folio, no. 17].

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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