Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

RAS Ellis Persian Uncat 1 (Library, Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland)

Persian Manuscripts


1 copy of A collection of works of Baba Afdal Qashani by Bābā Afz̤al, 13th cent.

Though the author appears not to be named except in the last and the titles are later additions the works are all those taken to be by, or associated with, Baba Afdal. ) 'Ard-namah. b) Translation of Aristotle's De Anima. c) Jawidan-namah. d) Translation of the pseudo-Aristotelian De Pomo. e) Risalah-i Saz u Pirayah. f) Risalah-i Madarij al-Kamal. g) Insha'-namah. e) Letters, the first apparently that to Taj al-Din Nushabadi, the second to Shams al-Din.

Incipit: Khudawanda bi-fuzuni-yi furugh wa jud u jawdat
Language(s): Persian.


Ethe, Nos 1812, 1813, 1921.
Encyclopaedia Iranica, article Baba Afzal-al-din.

Physical Description

Form: codex
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