Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Add. 3260 (University Library, Cambridge University)

Oriental Manuscripts


Summary of Contents: 1 copy of Yatīmat al-Dahr by Thaʻālibī, ʻAbd al-Malik ibn Muḥammad, 961 or 2-1037 or 8

Physical Description


Origin: 1147 AH; 1734 CE

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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