MS. Selden superius 88 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)
Oriental Manuscripts Selden superius Collection
5 works by 3 authors on the subjects of Koran, Islam, and Qasidas
i.e. the 37 occurrences in the Qurʼān of the phrase lā ilāh illā Allāh
Frequently used as an amulet
A poem rhyming in ʻayn, in praise of the Prophet
Provenance and Acquisition
The collections of John Selden.
Presented to the Bodleian Library by Selden's estate in 1659.
Funding of Cataloguing