Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Pococke 325 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Pococke Collection


1 copy of Tanwīr Saqṭ al-Zand

Author: Anonymous

An anonymous commentary on the Saqṭ al-zand of Abū al-ʻAlāʼ al-Maʻarrī, 973-1057

[Brock. G. identifies it with the nameless commentary by al-Batalyawsī d. 1127, but in S. it appears as the Tanwīr by Abū Yaʻqūb Yūsuf ibn Ṭāhir al-Naḥwī ]

Language(s): Arabic


GAL I 255
[UAM. 1211, with corrig. Nicoll p. 612]

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 270 ff.


Origin: 1634 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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