Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Ff. 4.36 (University Library, Cambridge University)

Oriental Manuscripts

Contents

Turkish mes̲nevī poem contains the interpretation and development of a hundred traditions

Title: Feraḥ-nāme
Title: Ferâhnâme
Title: فرح نامه
Title: Turkish mas̲navī poem
Incipit: حق تعالی حضرتندن صبح شام، مصطفانوك روحينه يوز بيك سلام
Language(s): Ottoman Turkish

References

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 202 folios
Dimensions (leaf): 28.7 × 19.7 cm.

Condition

Layout

15 lines to the page

Hand(s)

Script: Curious ill-formed but legible Turkish Naskh Scribe: Muṣṭafā b. Hācı Sinān

Additions:

Binding

History

Origin: It is probably composed in the reign of Sulṭān Yıldırım Bāyāzıd (1448-1512)

Provenance and Acquisition

Donated as part of the Royal library of George I (1660-1727) in 1715.

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 Yunus Emre Institute project team.

Availability

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card for admissions procedures contact Cambridge University Library Admissions). Contact near_eastern@lib.cam.ac.uk for further information on the availability of this manuscript

Funding of Cataloguing

Yunus Emre Institute


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