Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Delhi Persian 48 (St. Pancras, British Library)

Oriental Manuscripts


Summary of Contents: 1 copy of Jalā’ al-ʻuyūn by Majlisī, Muḥammad Taqī ibn Maqṣūd ʻAlī, 1594 or 5-1659 or 60

A history of the Prophet Muḥammad, his kinsmen, Muslim prophets and Imams

This work is divided into two volumes of which the first, consisting of the first four bābs, ends with a copyist’s colophon on f. 182v

Language(s): Persian


For a more detailed description see Persian III, .

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: ff 369
Dimensions (leaf): 37.7 × 22.5 in.



Origin: 5 Jum. I 1221 AH

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on Arberry, Levy and Storey: Catalogue of the Persian manuscripts in the Library of the India Office. Vol. 3. (Unpublished)


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