Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Selden superius 61 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Selden superius Collection


3 works by Ibn al-Shāṭir, ʻAlī ibn Ibrāhīm, 1304-1375 on the subject of Quadrants

1. ff. 2v-59r

*[So Nicoll Index]

Language(s): Arabic


GAL II 127
[UAM. 1030 (1)]
2. ff. 60r-65r
Language(s): Arabic


GAL II 127
[UAM. 1030 (2)]
3. ff. 70v-91v

A compendium of his own Tuḥfat al-sāmiʻ

So Nicollʼs corrig.

Language(s): Arabic


GAL II 127
[UAM. 1030 (3), with corrig. Nicoll p. 606]

Physical Description

Form: codex
58 ff. 6 ff. 22 ff.


Origin: 1332 CE 1332 CE 1332 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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