Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

R.13.36 (Wren Library, Trinity College Cambridge)

Oriental Manuscripts


1 copy of Gulistān by Saʻdī

On p. 2 are rules in Turkish for the formation of Persian plurals.

Incipit: منت خدای را عز وجل که طاعتش موجب قربتست ان اکرمکم عند الله اتقیکم وبشکر اندرش مزید نعمت لین شکرتم لازیدنکم
Explicit: ... پوشیده نماند که درر مواعظهای شافی در سلک عبادت کشیده اند وداروی تلخ نصیحت بشهد ظرافت برانگیخته تا طبع ملوک ایشان از دولت قبول محروم نماند والحمد لله رب العالمین والصلوه والسلام علی خیر خلقه محمد وآله اجمعین
Language(s): Persian


Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 106 ff.


Clear but inelegant taʿlīq.


Origin: 1594

Record Sources

"Manuscript description based on "E. G. Browne: A supplementary hand-list of the Muhammadan manuscripts, including all those written in the Arabic character, preserved in the Library of the University of Cambridge. Cambridge, 1922", and "E.H. Palmer A Descriptive Catalogue of the Arabic, Persian and Turkish Manuscripts in the Library of Trinity College, Cambridge, London 1870".


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Funding of Cataloguing

Trinity College Cambridge


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