Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Pococke 198 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Pococke Collection


Summary of Contents: 1 copy of Marāṣid al-iṭṭilāʻ ʻalá asmāʼ al-amkinah wa-al-biqāʻ by Yāqūt ibn ʻAbd Allāh al-Ḥamawī, 1179?-1229

A compendium of his own Muʻjam al-buldān

Language(s): Arabic


GAL I 480
[UAM. 909, with corrig. Nicoll p. 600]

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 419 ff.


Origin: n.d.

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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