Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Add. 315 (University Library, Cambridge University)

Oriental Manuscripts


1 copy of Futūḥāt-i Sikandarī by Ghulām Ḥusayn

Vol. 2

Language(s): Persian


An abridgement in prose of the Sikandarʻnāmah سكندرنامه of Niẓāmī Ganjavī, 1140 or 41-1202 or 3 نظامى گنجوى .

Physical Description

Form: other
Dimensions (leaf):
Dimensions (written):




Origin: 1221 AH; 1806 CE

Provenance and Acquisition

Bought from Sotheby's in no date.

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 E. G. Browne: A catalogue of the Persian manuscripts in the Library of the University of Cambridge. Cambridge, 1896 abbreviated by the OCIMCO project team.


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    Work in two volumes bearing the classmarks: Add. 314 and Add. 315.


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