MS. Marsh 716 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)
Summary of Contents: 4 works by 3 authors on the subjects of Arabic prose literature, Maqamah, Arabic letters, Arabic literature, and Universal history
1. ff. 1v-135r
With variant readings and glosses
GAL I 276
[NAM. 103 (1), with corrig. Nicoll p. 518]
2. ff. 135v-137v
GAL I 277
[NAM. 103 (2)]
3. ff. 138-148r
Title: al-ʻIqd al-farīd
Extract only, with specimens of metres
GAL I 154
[NAM. 103 (3)]
4. ff. 148v-167
GAL I 144
[NAM. 103 (4)]
135 ff. 3 ff. 11 ff. 20 ff.
Origin: 1371 CE 1371 CE 1371 CE 1371 CE
Provenance and Acquisition
The Library of Archbishop Narcissus Marsh, d. 1713.
The Marsh bequest entered the Bodleian Library in 1714.
Manuscript description based on the Bodleian Library's public card index of Arabic manuscripts with additional enhancements by the OCIMCO project team.
Funding of Cataloguing