Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Qq. 258 (University Library, Cambridge University)

Oriental Manuscripts


Sīrat al-Mujāhidīn in 29 volumes consisting of 56 parts.

Physical Description


Date given in the colophon of the last volume
Origin: 1229 AH; 1813 CE ; Egypt

Provenance and Acquisition

Bequest of J.L. Burckhardt (1784-1817) in 1819.

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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