MS. Pococke 153 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)
Oriental Manuscripts Pococke Collection
3 works by 3 authors on the subjects of Qasidas, Arabic poetry, and Arabic literature
A dīwān, lacking beginning
Authorship given by H. Khal., who also supplies the death date. Both he and this MS. read Hilālī, not Khallālī as Brock.
?Any connection with the Safīnat al-durar, an anthology of verse and prose by al-Ṣāliḥī (S2 pp. 54, 55), the author of (1) in this MS.? cf. Wien 420 (anon.) and BM Suppl. 1147
Provenance and Acquisition
The collections of Edward Pococke, d. 1691.
Purchased by the Bodleian Library in 1692.
Funding of Cataloguing