Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Pers. d. 105 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts


1 copy of Khamsah-ʼi Niẓāmī by Niẓāmī Ganjavī, 1140 or 41-1202 or 3

Language(s): Persian
ff. 1b-27a
Title: Makhzan al-asrār مخزن الأسرار
ff. 28b-114a
Title: Khusraw va-Shīrīn خسرو و شیرین
ff. 114b-178a
Title: Laylá va-Majnūn لیلی و مجنون
ff. 179b-249a
Title: Haft Paykar هفت پیکر
ff. 249b-337a
Title: Sharaf-nāmah-ʼi Iskandarī شرفنامۀ اسکندری
ff. 337b-388
Title: Iqbāl-nāmah-ʼi Iskandarī اقبالنامۀ اسکندری

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 388 ff.
Dimensions (leaf):



Nastaʻlīq. Copied by Munʻim al-Dīn al-Awḥadī


Origin: Shawwāl 909 AH; March-April 1504 CE

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on the Bodleian Library's public card index of Persian manuscripts with additional enhancements by the Fihrist project team.


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