Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Bodl. Or. 338 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts


2 works by 2 authors on the subjects of Shiites, Islamic law, and Hadith

1. ff. 1r-277r

Vol. 2 only, followed by lists of traditionists and subjects, and by a supplement by the author on his authorities [ asānīd ]

Language(s): Arabic


GAL I 187
[NAM. 86 (1-4)]
2. ff. 277r-279v
Author: Anonymous

A risālah containing " khulāṣah ʻilm al-dirāyah ", on the science of tradition

Language(s): Arabic


Appendix Traditions
[NAM. 86 (5), with corrig. Nicoll p. 517]

Physical Description

Form: codex
277 ff. 3 ff.


Origin: 1591 CE 1591 CE

Provenance and Acquisition

[Any information about a single identifiable episode in the life of the manuscript between origin and acquisition]

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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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