Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Pococke 25 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Pococke Collection


1 copy of Sharḥ-i Gulistān-i Saʻdī by Surūrī, Muṣliḥ al-Dīn, 1492-1562

A commentary on the Gulistān of Saʻdī, 1193-1292

With copious marginal notes in Arabic and Turkish

Language(s): Arabic, Persian, Turkish


GAL II 438
[NAM. 248]

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 249 ff.


Origin: 1554 CE

Provenance and Acquisition

The collections of Edward Pococke, d. 1691.

Purchased by the Bodleian Library in 1692.

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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