Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Delhi Persian 61* (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)

India Office Library

Prophetic traditions


Unidentified treatise translating and commenting on Prophetic traditions, possibly in connection with Ibn al-Jazarī’s ʿUddat al-ḥiṣn al-ḥaṣīn min kalām sayyid al-mursalīn

Defective at beginning

Not dated

Unbound with loose folios generally in order; damaged by wormholes; fragile

Binding and its label do not match the contents of the volume or dimensions

Language(s): Persian & Arabic

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 276 ff.
Dimensions (leaf): 210 × 135 mm.
Dimensions (written):



Origin: 17th-18th centuries CE ; India


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