Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Pococke 258 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Pococke Collection


1 copy of Nuṣḥ al-dīn lil-mulūk wa al-salāṭīn

ff. 5v-280r
Author: Anonymous

An ethico-political work in 20 chapters (of which the last 6 are here wanting)

*Compd. in the reign of al-Malik al-ʻĀdil Fakhr al-Dīn Sulaymān ibn Ghāzī, i.e. A. H. 780 onwards.

Language(s): Arabic


Appendix Ethics
[UAM. 306, with corrig. Nicoll p. 577]

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 276 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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