Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

IO Islamic 4841 (St. Pancras, British Library)

Oriental Manuscripts


1 copy of A collection of 56 short anecdotes

Incipit: یوه تله یو سړي دا ولیده او دي پورستو لاړ شه ښڅې وپوښتید چه ولي پما پسي راڅي هغه سړي وو پر تا باند عاشق شوي یم ښڅی وو پما باند څله عاشق شوي ئې خور څما تر ما ښه ده
Language(s): Pushto


Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 8 ff
Dimensions (leaf): 29 × 19.5 cm.
Dimensions (written):



Origin: 19th century CE

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on James Fuller Blumhardt and D.N MacKenzie : Catalogue of Pashto manuscripts in the British Isles, 1965.


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