Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Delhi Persian 27 (St. Pancras, British Library)

Oriental Manuscripts


4 works by 3 authors on the subjects of Koran, Tafsir, and Islamic philosophy

1. ff. 1v-5r
Title: Al-lamah
Title: اللمه

A commentary in verse on Surāh XXIV:35, of the Qur’ān

The work was originally compossed in 1139 and copied in 1196

Language(s): Arabic

2. ff. 5v-8v
Author: Unknown

A work on the divisions of cognisable objects into different categories

Language(s): Persian

4. ff. 29v-32r
Author: Unknown

A fragment of a commentary on the Ḥadīs̲ of six things

Language(s): Persian

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 33 ff.
Dimensions (leaf): 25 × 15 in.



Origin: 18th century CE


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