Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

CODRINGTON/READE NO 1. BOX 1. (Library, Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland)

Persian Manuscripts


Summary of Contents: 1 copy of Manhaj al-sadiqin fi ilzam al-mukhalifin. Vol. 1 by Kāshānī, Fatḥ Allāh ibn Shukr Allāh, d. 1570 or 71

Not in Morley Printed Catalogue. Front flyleaf gives title: Tafsir-i Kabir-i Fath Allah babat-i? [na'ib-i?] Shaikh Baha' al-Din. Also has pencilled note giving title and number. Some rubrication.

Language(s): Persian.


Storey, i, pp. 15-17.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: Folios 347
Dimensions (leaf): 14


Defective at beginning. Some worm .


29 lines on a page


Nasta'liq with some shikasta forms. From the same set as CODRINGTON/READE NO 2, and by the same copyist, Mu'in al-Din Muhammad. Mu'in al-Din Muhammad


European cloth and board binding by Whitelaw and Fensham, Tudor Street, E.C. Paper label on spine: Persian 1.


Origin: Vol. V of the set, (No 2), is dated 3 Safar A.H 1107/A.D.

Provenance and Acquisition

Presented by Major David Price.


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