Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Pococke 170 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Pococke Collection


Summary of Contents: 1 copy of al-Taʻrīf bil-muṣṭalaḥ al-sharīf fī rutab al-mukātabāt al-munīf by Ibn Faḍl Allāh al-ʻUmarī, Aḥmad ibn Yaḥyá, 1301-1349
ff. 3v-259v
Language(s): Arabic


GAL II 141
[UAM. 427, with corrig. Nicoll p. 581]

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 257 ff.


Origin: 1345 CE

Provenance and Acquisition

The collections of Edward Pococke, d. 1691.

Purchased by the Bodleian Library in 1692.

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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