Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Pococke 381 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Pococke Collection


1 copy of Sullam al-faḍāʼil by John, Climacus, Saint, 6th cent.

Described here as “31 homilies"

ff. iiir and ivv, and 200v and 203r depict the author and the Sullam al-faḍāʼil

Contains a page in Georgian, in Chuzuri script

Language(s): Arabic


Graf I, p. 410
[UAC. 59]

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 203 ff.


Origin: 1567 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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