Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Add. 2928 (University Library, Cambridge University)

Oriental Manuscripts


1 copy of Tāʼrīkh al-Shām by Ibn ʻAsākir, ʻAbd al-Raḥmān ibn Muḥammad, 1155-1223

Physical Description

Form: codex
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Origin: 1183 AH; 1769 CE

Provenance and Acquisition

Bought from Lee of Hartwell's in 1888.

Record Sources

"Manuscript description based on E. G. Browne: A hand-list of the Muhammadan manuscripts, including all those written in the Arabic character, preserved in the Library of the University of Cambridge. Cambridge, 1900", abbreviated by the OCIMCO project team.


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