Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Or. 907 (University Library, Cambridge University)

Oriental Manuscripts


1 copy of Mukhtaṣar kitāb al-aghānī

Language(s): Arabic


An abridgment of the Kitāb al-aghānī كتاب الاغاني of Abū al-Faraj al-Iṣbahānī, 897 or 8-967 أبو الفرج الاصفهاني

Physical Description


Origin: 1167 AH; 1754 CE

Provenance and Acquisition

Bequest of H.F.B. Lynch Esq. in 1915.

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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