Wellcome collection of Near Eastern Manuscripts, ca. 1700-1899

Finding aid prepared by Manuscripts Division staff; machine-readable finding aid created by Caroline Cubé
UCLA Library Special Collections
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Finding aid last updated 3 June 2016.

Title: Wellcome collection of Near Eastern Manuscripts
Collection number: 1148
Contributing Institution: UCLA Library Special Collections
Language of Material: English
Physical Description: 16.0 linear ft. (32 boxes)
Date: ca. 1700-1899
Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.

Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

Property rights to the physical object belong to UCLA Library Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

Restrictions on Access

Open for research. STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact UCLA Library Special Collections for paging information.

Provenance/Source of Acquisition

Gift of Wellcome Institute of the History of Medicine, 1970.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Wellcome Collection of Near Eastern Manuscripts (Collection 1148). UCLA Library Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

Scope and Content

Collection consists of Arabic manuscripts, dealing with philosophy, logic, mathematics, astronomy, astrology, Islamic theology, etc. The entire collection is in Arabic.

Related Material

Persian and Arabic manuscripts in Special Collections Catalog  Available at UCLA Library Special Collections.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Manuscripts--Arab countries.

Container List

Box 1

Manuscript no. 1.

Box 2

Manuscript nos. 2-3.

Box 3

Manuscript nos. 4-7.

Box 4

Manuscript nos. 8-10.

Box 5

Manuscript nos. 11-13.

Box 6

Manuscript nos. 14-19.

Box 7

Manuscript nos. 20-25.

Box 8

Manuscript nos. 26-30.

Box 9

Manuscript nos. 31-34.

Box 10

Manuscript nos. 35-41.

Box 11

Manuscript nos. 42-44.

Box 12

Manuscript nos. 45-50.

Box 13

Manuscript nos. 51-61.

Box 14

Manuscript nos. 62-71.

Box 15

Manuscript nos. 72-76.

Box 16

Manuscript nos. 77-85.

Box 17

Manuscript nos. 86-97.

Box 18

Manuscript nos. 98-105.

Box 19

Manuscript nos. 106-112.

Box 20

Manuscript nos. 113-124.

Box 21

Manuscript nos. 125-135.

Box 22

Manuscript nos. 136-147.

Box 23

Manuscript nos. 148-160.

Box 24

Manuscript nos. 161-179.

Box 25

Manuscript nos. 180-193.

Box 26

Manuscript nos. 194-208.

Box 27

Manuscript nos. 209-220.

Box 28

Manuscript nos. 221-227.

Box 29-32

Unnumbered manuscripts.