Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Elliott 258 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Elliott Collection

Contents

A collection of 12 works by 11 authors on the subjects of Persian poetry, riddles, and sufism.

ff. 135a-139b
Language(s): Persian

References

ff. 307b-324b
Incipit: الهى خنده‌ام را نالگى ده سر شكم را جكر پركاله ده
Language(s): Persian

References

ff. 325b-338b
Language(s): Persian

References

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: ff. 338
Dimensions (leaf):
Dimensions (written):

Layout

Hand(s)

Script: Nastaʻlīq. Scribe: Mullā ʻAbd Allāh.

Binding

History

Origin: 1097 AH; 1686 CE

Provenance and Acquisition

The collections of Sir Gore Ouseley.

The collections of John Bardoe Elliott.

Presented to the Bodleian Library by J.B. Elliott, in 1859.

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on: Beeston, A. F. L. (Alfred Felix Landon); Ethé, Hermann, 1844-1917.; Sachau, Eduard, 1845-1930; Catalogue of the Persian, Turkish, Hindûstânî, and Pushtû manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford; at the Clarendon Press 1889-1953

Availability

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Funding of Cataloguing

JISC


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