Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

IO Islamic 4405 (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)

St Augustine's College Collection

Nuzhat ul-qulub of Hamdullah Qazvini


1 copy of Nuzhat al-qulūb by Ḥamd Allāh Mustawfī Qazvīnī

Descriptive geography of Iran, beginning with a lengthy preface explaining the structure and constituents of the universe, by Hamd Allah Mustawfi Qazvini (d. cir. 750/1359)

Dated: 15 Jum. I 1029/1620

Spaces for illustrations left blank

Language(s): Persian

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 305 ff.
Dimensions (leaf): 299 × 162 mm.
Dimensions (written):



Origin: 15 Jum. I 1029 AH; 1620 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Based on unpublished description in Catalogue of Persian Manuscripts in the India Office Library, vol. 3.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 E207/24_f004r


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