Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Or. 451 (University Library, Cambridge University)

Oriental Manuscripts


2 works by 2 authors on the subject of Islamic law


Language(s): Arabic


Abridgement of the Muntahá al-wuṣūl wa-al-amal fī ʻilmay al-uṣūl wa-al-jadal منتهى الوصول والأمل في علمي الوصول والجدل of Ibn al-Ḥājib, ʻUthmān ibn ʻUmar, 1175-1249 ابن الحاجب

Physical Description

Form: codex
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Origin: 989 AH; 1581-2 CE

Provenance and Acquisition

Bought from Hannan, Watson and Co. in 1903.

Record Sources

"Manuscript description based on E. G. Browne: A supplementary hand-list of the Muhammadan manuscripts, including all those written in the Arabic character, preserved in the Library of the University of Cambridge. Cambridge, 1922", abbreviated by the OCIMCO project team.


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