Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

IO Islamic 3740 (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)

Raverty Collection

Jami'-i 'Abbasi, bab 18


1 copy of Jāmiʿ-i ʿAbbāsī by Bahāʾ al-Dīn ʿĀmilī

Extract from the compendium of Shi'ah jurisprudence, consisting of the 18th chapter on the division of a deceased person's property

Bears the seal of William Morley (scholar and cataloguer of the RAS library) and bound with his letter addressed to Aloys Sprenger (vide Oude catalogue)

Language(s): Persian

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 27 ff.
Dimensions (leaf): 254 × 165 mm.
Dimensions (written):



Origin: 19th century 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Based on unpublished description in Catalogue of Persian Manuscripts in the India Office Library, vol. 3.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 E207/23_f005r


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