Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Pers. d. 85 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts


Summary of Contents: 1 copy of Tanbīh al-ghāfilīn wa-tadhkirat al-ʻārifīn by Kāshānī, Fatḥ Allāh ibn Shukr Allāh, d. 1570 or 71

Persian paraphrase of and commantary on the Nahj al-balāghah attribd. to ʻAlī ibn Abī Ṭālib, Caliph, ca. 600-661

*This MS. gives the date of composition as 1574

Language(s): Arabic, Persian


GAL I 405
[Beeston Pers. 2783]

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 565 ff.


Origin: 1665 CE

Provenance and Acquisition

[Any information about a single identifiable episode in the life of the manuscript between origin and acquisition]

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on the Bodleian Library's public card index of Arabic manuscripts with additional enhancements by the OCIMCO project team.


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