Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Add. 774 (University Library, Cambridge University)

Oriental Manuscripts


1 copy of Sharḥ shudhūr al-dhahab by Ibn Hishām, ʻAbd Allāh ibn Yūsuf, 1309-1360

Language(s): Arabic


Commentary on the introduction to the Shudhūr al-dhahab fī maʻrifat kalām al-ʻArab by the same author

Physical Description


Origin: 797 AH; 1395 CE

Provenance and Acquisition

Bequest of Reverand Professor H.G. Williams (d. 1870) in 1870.

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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