Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Delhi Persian 453C (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)

India Office Library

Hariri's Maqamat, translation and commentary


1 copy of Sharḥ-i Maqāmāt-i Ḥarīrī

Translation and commentary (mamzūj) on Ḥarīrī's Maqāmāt, extending to the twenty-fifth maqāmah left incomplete at the end

The author's name does not appear

Not dated

Flyleaf with seal dated 1118/1706

Language(s): Persian & Arabic

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 325 ff.
Dimensions (leaf): 305 × 207 mm.
Dimensions (written):



Origin: 17th-18th centuries CE ; India

Record Sources

Based on unpublished description in Catalogue of Persian Manuscripts in the India Office Library, vol. 3. Available on British Library Digitised Manuscripts, manuscript number: MSS Eur E207/26_f004r


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