Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

R.13.66 (Wren Library, Trinity College Cambridge)

Oriental Manuscripts


Summary of Contents: 1 copy of Mukhtār dhayl taʼrīkh Baghdād lil- Samʻānī by Ibn Manẓūr, Muḥammad ibn Mukarram

Selections from Dhayl taʼrīkh Baghdād by Samʻānī, ʻAbd al-Karīm ibn Muḥammad, d. 1113-1166.‏

The book begins with those by the name of Muḥammad, followed by Ahmad, and after them other names in alphabetical order up to Ḥusayn.

Incipit: محمد بن ابي بكر عثمان بن محمد أحمد السبخي الرودي الصابوني أو عبدالله أخو عمر من أهل بخارا إلخ
Explicit: صنع مليلنا حسن جميل وما ارزاقه مما يفوت فنا هذا مترحل عن قريب إلي قوم كل يفهم السكوت لعلي أبو علي بن ابي سعد سنة ثالثة وثلاثين وخمس مايه بإصفهان
Language(s): Arabic


Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: Thick glazed paper
Extent: 202 ff.


Arabic current hand


Origin: 1299

Record Sources

"Manuscript description based on "E. G. Browne: A supplementary hand-list of the Muhammadan manuscripts, including all those written in the Arabic character, preserved in the Library of the University of Cambridge. Cambridge, 1922", and "E.H. Palmer A Descriptive Catalogue of the Arabic, Persian and Turkish Manuscripts in the Library of Trinity College, Cambridge, London 1870".


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Funding of Cataloguing

Trinity College Cambridge


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