Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Selden superius 49 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Selden superius Collection


1 copy of Kitāb al-Firdaws al-ʻaqlī wa-īḍāḥ al-nabāt allatī naṣabahā Allāh fīhi

Author: Anonymous

Translation from a Greek collection

Language(s): Arabic


Graf I, p. 414
[Nicoll Arab. Christ. 43, with corrig. Nicoll p. 501]

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 148 ff.


Origin: 14th cent.? CE

Provenance and Acquisition

The collections of John Selden.

Presented to the Bodleian Library by Selden's estate in 1659.

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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