MS. Ouseley 240 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)
Oriental Manuscripts Ouseley Collection
1 copy of Zayn al-akhbār by Gardīzī, ʻAbd al-Ḥayy ibn Z̤aḥḥāk, 11th cent.
Extent: 262 ff.
Origin: 21st Dhū al-Ḥijjah 1196 AH; 27th November 1782 CE
Provenance and Acquisition
The collections of Sir William Ouseley, d. 1842.
Purchased by the Bodleian Library in 1843.
Manuscript description based on: Beeston, A. F. L. (Alfred Felix Landon); Ethé, Hermann, 1844-1917.; Sachau, Eduard, 1845-1930; Catalogue of the Persian, Turkish, Hindûstânî, and Pushtû manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford; at the Clarendon Press 1889-1953
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