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Works on the subjects of Muhammad and Caliphs, all written before 1749

MS. Lister Or. 4

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Works on the subjects of Muhammad and Caliphs:

  1. (fols. 1-119v) Qiṣṣat al-Zibriqān ibn Badr wa mā jará lahu maʻa al-nabī by Abū al-Hasan Aḥmad ibn ʻAbd Allāh Bakrī;
  2. (fols. 120v-143r) Qiṣṣat Tawq ibn al-Sabāh (A convert to Islam);
  3. (fols. 143v-150v) Qiṣṣat Muʻāwiyah wa-mā waqaʻa baynahu wa-bayna al-Imām ʻAlī.

Incomplete at the end.


  • Creation: all written before 1749


151 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Arabic


MS. Lister Or. 4

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. V, no. 25273.

A description for this item is available in FIHRIST, in Oxford Libraries under MS. Lister Or. 4.

Repository Details

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