Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Pococke 369 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Pococke Collection


2 works by 2 authors on the subjects of Euclid's Elements, Geometry, and Astronomy

1. ff. 2r-73r d.
Author: Euclid

The Elements in the version of Ṭūsī, Naṣīr al-Dīn Muḥammad ibn Muḥammad, 1201-1274 , including the 14th and 15th books attributed to Hypsicles

d. f. 73v is on additional page of commentary on Bk. I, theorem 25

Language(s): Arabic


GAL I 510
[UAM. 888 (1), revd. by Beeston]
2. ff. 74v-183v

The Almagest in the version of Ṭūsī, Naṣīr al-Dīn Muḥammad ibn Muḥammad, 1201-1274

SAUG § 114, p. 205 (197)

Language(s): Arabic


GAL I 511
[UAM. 888 (2), revd. by Beeston]

Physical Description

Form: codex
72 ff. 110 ff.


Origin: 1379? CE 1397 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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Digital Images

Digital Bodleian (2 selected images only)
Digital Bodleian (single sample image)

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