Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Pococke 255 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Pococke Collection


Summary of Contents: 1 copy of Kitāb al-Muntaẓam by Ibn al-Jawzī, Abū al-Faraj ʻAbd al-Raḥmān ibn ʻAlī, 1116 (ca.)-1201

Part 2 only [of 12? covering A. H. 96-136 ]

Listed in Gabrieli, Rend Lincei 1916, 2257/61 and Somogyi JRAS 1932, 55-8.

Language(s): Arabic


GAL I 502
[UAM. 779, with corrig. Nicoll p. 595]

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 198 ff.


Origin: 1267 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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