Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Dd. 11.30 (University Library, Cambridge University)

Oriental Manuscripts


Another portion of the Turkish version of Ṭabarī, including the whole of vol.ii and the beginning of vol. iii

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 98 folios
Dimensions (leaf): 21.3 × 14.4 cm.



20 lines to the page


Small, neat but rather illegible hand; defective at end and wanting colophon




Origin: Undated

Provenance and Acquisition

Donated as part of the Royal library of George I (1660-1727) in 1715. The volume was in the hands of Jacob Meier in 1705

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on E. G. Browne: A hand-list of the Muhammadan manuscripts, including all those written in the Arabic character, preserved in the Library of the University of Cambridge. Cambridge, 1900, abbreviated by the Yunus Emre Institute project team.


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Funding of Cataloguing

Yunus Emre Institute


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