Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Marsh 692 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Marsh Collection


2 works by 2 authors on the subjects of Arabic language and Logic

1. ff. 1-76

A versification of his own al-Kāfiyah, with an anonymous commentary

Language(s): Arabic


GAL I 305
[UAM. 1181 (1)]
2. ff. 77r-92v

Part 1 of Hidāyat al-ḥikmah

*Brock. does not mention the commentary, which is exiguous according to Nicʼs. corrig.

Language(s): Arabic


GAL I 464
[UAM. 1181 (2)]

Physical Description

Form: codex
76 ff. 16 ff.


Origin: n.d. n.d.

Provenance and Acquisition

The collections of Jacob Golius [see Golius Sale Catalogue, Libri Miscellanei M.S. in quarto &c, no. 88].

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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Funding of Cataloguing



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