Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

I.O. Islamic 4662 (St. Pancras, British Library)

Oriental Manuscripts


1 copy of Sharḥ-i Gulshan-i rāz

An anonymous commentary on the Gulshan-i rāz ( گلشن راز ) by Maḥmūd ibn ʻAbd al-Karīm Shabistarī, d. ca. 1320, محمود بن عبدالكريم شبسترى

Language(s): Persian


For a more detailed description see Sims-Williams 1986, page 3.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 79 ff
Dimensions (leaf): 20 × 14 cm.
Dimensions (written):


Origin: 23 Zuʼl-Q. 1222 AH

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on U. Sims-Williams: Handlist of Islamic manuscripts acquired by the India Office Library 1938-85. London, 1986


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