Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Pococke 39 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Pococke Collection


4 works by 4 authors on the subjects of Prosody, Arabic language, and Rhyme

1. ff. 1v-2v
Language(s): Arabic


Appendix Prosody
[UAM. 1267 (1), with corrig. Nicoll p. 617]
3. ff. 46, 47
Author: Anonymous

With a fuller selection of roots than MS. Arch. Seld. B. 9 (i)

Language(s): Arabic


GAL I 103
[UAM. 1267 (3), with corrig. Nicoll p. 607 to Arab. Moh. 1057 (1)]
4. ff. 48r-112r

Commentary on al-Qaṣīdat al-ḥasnā of al-Sāwī d. 1348

Language(s): Arabic


GAL II 193
[UAM. 1267 (4), with corrig. Nicoll p. 617]

Physical Description

Form: codex
2 ff. 44 ff. 2 ff. 65 fols.


Origin: 1430 CE 1430 CE 1430 CE 1430 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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