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Works on the subjects of Yemen and Islamic Empire, 1747, n.d.

MS. Lister Or. 5

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Works on the subjects of Yemen and Islamic Empire:

  1. (fols. 1-120) Fath al-Husūn by Abū al-Hasan Aḥmad ibn ʻAbd Allāh Bakrī (The taking of the Yemen forts by ʻAlī ibn Abī Ṭālib, Caliph, ca. 600-661 ?= Brock. no. 6: Futūḥ al-Yaman al-maʻrūf bi-Raʼs al-ghūl);
  2. (fols. 121v-131r) Qiṣṣat Muḥammad ibn ʻAbd Allāh al-Hamadānī wa-mā jará lahu min al-ʻajāʼib wa-al-gharāʼib fī bilād Madḥij.


  • Creation: 1747, n.d.


131 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Arabic


MS. Lister Or. 5

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. 25274.

A description for this item is available in FIHRIST, in Oxford Libraries under MS. Lister Or. 5.

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