Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

I.O. Islamic 4665 (St. Pancras, British Library)

Oriental Manuscripts


1 copy of Javāhir al-asrār by Āz̲arī Isfarāyinī, Ḥamzah ibn ʻAlī, 1382-1462

A Sufi work on the interpretation of certain Qurʼanic verses etc., written in 840

Language(s): Persian


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

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 277 ff
Dimensions (leaf): 24.5 × 16 cm.
Dimensions (written):


Origin: 6 Zuʼl-H. 849 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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