Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Selden superius 88 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Selden superius Collection

Contents

5 works by 3 authors on the subjects of Koran, Islam, and Qasidas

1. ff. 11v-21v
Author: Anonymous

i.e. the 37 occurrences in the Qurʼān of the phrase lā ilāh illā Allāh

Frequently used as an amulet

Language(s): Arabic

References

Appendix Magic
[UAM. 165 (1 [i]), with corrig. Nicoll p. 571]
2. ff. 22r-25r
Language(s): Arabic

References

GAL I 449
[UAM. 165 (1 [ii]) with corrig. Nicoll p. 571]
3. ff. 27r-38r
Language(s): Arabic

References

GAL I 264
[UAM. 165 (2)]
4. ff. 38v-112v
Author: Anonymous
Language(s): Arabic

References

Appendix Magic
[UAM. 165 (3), with corrig. Nicoll p. 571]
5. ff. 115v-118r
Author: Anonymous

A poem rhyming in ʻayn, in praise of the Prophet

Inc.

Language(s): Arabic

References

Appendix Poetry
[UAM. 165 (4), with corrig. Nicoll p. 571]

Physical Description

Form: codex
11 ff. 4 ff. 12 ff. 75 ff. 4 ff.

History

Origin: n.d. n.d. n.d. n.d. n.d.

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.

Availability

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