Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Selden superius 75 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Selden superius Collection


Summary of Contents: 1 copy of Arabic commentary on the Persian Gulistān of Saʻdī, 1193-1292 by Yaʻqūb ibn Sayyid ʻAlī al-Rūmī al-Burūsawī al-Banbānī d. 1524

*Mentioned by Brock. only as a commentator; and indexed by him under 3 distinct forms s. v. Yaʻqūb:- GI 375; SI 514/5; SI 642

Language(s): Arabic, Persian


Appendix Poetry
[UAM. 337, with corrig. Nicoll p. 578; Uri Pers. 144, with corrig. Nicoll p. 618; both superseded by Ethé 719]

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 132 ff.


Origin: n.d.

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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