Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

RAS Persian 223 (2). (Library, Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland)

Persian Manuscripts


1 copy of Maikadah-i Makhdumi by Anon.

Author: Anon.

In the same format and by the same scribe as Codrington/Reade 223a; q.v. for further details. Headwords etc in red. The title is given in the preface. In two parts, the first explaining the correct Sufi interpretations of words occurring in the Divan of Hafiz. The second dealing with selected terms of importance for the Sufis.

Incipit: Hamd-i bi-hadd wa sipas-i bi-'add
Language(s): Persian.


None traced.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: Folios 10 of 23
Dimensions (leaf): 8.25 × 6. in.


11 lines on a page


Nasta'liq with shikastah forms.


Provenance and Acquisition

Presented by Dr Conwell.


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