Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Marshall Or. 85 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Marshall Oriental Collection


Summary of Contents: 1 copy of Grammar [ Muqaddimat al-sullam ] and dictionary [ al-Sullam al-kanāʼisī ] of Coptic and more particularly of Bohairic by Samannūdī, Yūḥannā, 13th cent.

text of grammar differs from that of MS. Huntington 384

Language(s): Arabic


Graf II, p. 374
[Uri Copt. 50]

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 151 ff.


Origin: n.d.

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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