Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Add. 3238 (University Library, Cambridge University)

Oriental Manuscripts


Summary of Contents: 1 copy of Treatise on the sects of Oman in reply to seven questions of Shaykh Saʻīd ibn Shaykh Khalfān (شيخ سعيد بن شيخ خلفان) by ʻAbd al-Raḥmān Nāṣir ibn Abī Binhān

Physical Description

Form: codex
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Origin: undated

Provenance and Acquisition

Bequest of R.L. Bensly (1831-1893) in 1895.

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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