Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Sale 43 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Sale Collection

Contents

2 works by anonymous authors on the subjects of Arabic poetry and Biography

1. ff. 1v-54r
Title: Four fragments of Arab anthologies of verse:- (i) ff. 1v-18v: an anthology compiled by Ibn Ḥujjah not before 1594. n.d. (ii) f. 19 (i): one leaf dated 1691 (iii) f. 20r-53r: an anthology compiled not earlier than the beg. of the 17th cent. n.d. (iv) f. 54r: one leaf dated 1703.
Language(s): Arabic

References

Appendix Poetry
[EA 63]
2. ff. 55v-177v
Author: Anonymous

Including biographies of Sībawayhi, Yāqūt, and Shanfarah

Language(s): Arabic

References

Appendix Biography
[EA 22]

Physical Description

Form: codex
123 ff.

History

Origin: 1609 CE

Provenance and Acquisition

[Any information about a single identifiable episode in the life of the manuscript between origin and acquisition]

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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