Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Marsh 67 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Marsh Collection


2 works by 2 authors on the subjects of Arabic prose literature and Arabic proverbs

1. ff. 1-49
Language(s): Arabic


GAL I 368
[NAM. 106 (1), with corrig Nicoll p. 518]
2. ff. 50v-66v
Author: Anonymous

A short collection of proverbs drawn from Maidānī and others, with brief marginal notes

Language(s): Arabic


Appendix Proverbs
[NAM. 106 (2)]

Physical Description

Form: codex
49 ff. 17 ff.


Origin: 14th or 15th cent.? CE n.d.

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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