Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

IO Islamic 4795 (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)

India Office Library


Summary of Contents: 1 copy of Ashiʻʻat al-lamaʻāt fi Sharḥ al-Mishkāt by ʻAbd al-Ḥaqq ibn Sayf al-Dīn Dihlavī

Vol. 3 of a Persian translation and commentary completed in 1616, of Mishkāt al-maṣābīḥ ( مشکات المصابیح ) by Muḥammad ibn ʻAbd Allāh al-Khaṭīb al-Tabrizi, محمد بن عبد الله خطيب التبريزي

Language(s): Persian and Arabic


For a more detailed description see Sims-Williams 1986, page 22.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 520 ff
Dimensions (leaf): 26.5 × 15.5 cm.



Origin: 29 Zuʼl-Q. 1108 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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