Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Arab. f. 43 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts


3 works by 2 authors on the subjects of Koran, Islam, and Qasidas

1. ff. 1-73r
Title: Qurʼān

[portions only: i, ii. 1-5, xviii, xxxvi, xlviii, lv, lvi, lxii, lxvii, lxxviii-cxiv]

Language(s): Arabic


GAL I 33-36
[K 318 (1)]
2. ff. 73v-140r
Author: Anonymous

Followed (f. 103) by instructions and more prayers

Language(s): Arabic, Persian


Appendix Prayers
[K 318 (2)]
3. ff. 140v-186

With a Persian translation and explanation of each half-verse

Language(s): Arabic, Persian


GAL I 264
[K 318 (3)]

Physical Description

Form: codex
73 ff. 68 ff. 47 ff.


Origin: 17th or 18th cent.? CE 17th or 18th cent.? CE 17th or 18th cent.? CE

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.


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