Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

IO Islamic 3693 (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)

India Office Library

Gul-i ri'na of Shafiq, v. 2


1 copy of Gul-i raʿnā by Lachhmī Narāyan Awrang'ābādī "Shafīq"

Taz̲kirah of biographical notices for poets with quotations of their work, arranged in alphabetical order, begun 1181 and completed 1182

Consists of entries ṣād-yāʾ

Dated note on title page: June 20, 1905

Binding damaged and decaying, exposing printed Bengali texts making up fabric of boards

Dated colophon (f. 346): written by Sayyid Munavvar Ḥusayn, scribe or muḥarrir to the ministerial bar (kachirī-'i vazārat) of His Majesty, the King of Avadh (Oudh), at Matyā Burj, Calcutta, dated 19 Jum. I 1294/2 June 1877

See IO Islamic 3692 for earlier portion of text

Language(s): Persian

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 340 ff.
Dimensions (leaf): 324 × 215 mm.
Dimensions (written):



Origin: 19 Jum. I 1294 AH; 2 June 1877 CE Matiaburj, Kolkata ; India


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