Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Selden superius 56 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Selden superius Collection


2 works by Shāṭibī, al-Qāsim ibn Fīrruh, 1144-1194 on the subject of Koran

1. ff. 1v-136r
Language(s): Arabic


GAL I 409
[UAM. 1253 (1) with corrig. Nicoll p. 615]
2. ff. 141v-177v

Versification of Dānī, ʻUthmān ibn Saʻīd, 981 or 2-1053 ʼs Muqnī in rā

Language(s): Arabic


GAL I 410
[UAM. 1253 (2) with corrig. Nicoll p. 615]

Physical Description

Form: codex
136 ff. 37 ff.


Origin: 1573 CE 1573 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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