Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

ms. 53704 (SOAS Library, School of Oriental and African Studies)

Special Collections


Summary of Contents: 1 copy of English-Arabic dictionary of words and phrases used by the Sudanese in Uganda by Meldon, J. A., late King's African Rifles

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 233 + f.
Dimensions (leaf): 23.5 × 18.5 cm.
Dimensions (written):




Origin: 1913 CE

Provenance and Acquisition

Presented to the Library by Sir E. Denison Ross

Record Sources

"Manuscript description based on Adam Gacek : Catalogue of the Arabic manuscripts in the Library of the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, 1981".


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