Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Marshall Or. 139 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Marshall Oriental Collection


1 copy of Taʼrīkh by Joseph ben Gorion, ha-Kohen

ff. 4r-105r
Title: Taʼrīkh

a history of the Jews from Adam to A. D. 70. With title Akhbār al-yahūd fī al-bayt al-thānī

SALJ 71, p. 114: Trans. from the Hebrew by Zakarīyā ibn Saʻīd al-Yamanī (10th-13th c.?)

only partial ?

Language(s): Arabic


Graf I, p. 222
[UAM. 829]

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 102 ff.


Origin: 1610 CE

Provenance and Acquisition

The collections of Thomas Marshall, d. 1685.

The Marshall bequest entered the Bodleian Library in 1689-90.

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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