Or 15659 (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)
1 copy of Bī sarnāmah by ʻAṭṭār, Farīd al-Dīn, d. ca. 1230
A mystical mas̲navī poem almost certainly falsely attributed to Farīd al-Dīn ‘Aṭṭār (d. ca. 617/1220).
Other contents: numerous corrections in margins; inside front and back covers, miscellaneous scribbles; f. 1r, inscription Vuṣlat (a word that occurs in many bayts of the exordium of Bī sarnāmah).
Brown morocco binding, very worn.
Provenance and Acquisition
Acquired from Bonhams sale 11 October 2000, part of lot 128.
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