Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. S. Digby Or. 131 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Simon Digby Oriental Collection


1 copy of Nal u Daman by Fayz̤ī, Abū al-Fayz̤ ibn Mubārak, 1547 or 1548-1595

Incipit: ای درتک و پوی تو ز آغاز عنقای نظر بلند پرواز
Language(s): Persian

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: ff. 191
Dimensions (leaf):
Dimensions (written):



Sparse Nastaʻlīq


Origin: 26th Jumādā I 1251 AH; 14th February 1836 CE

Provenance and Acquisition

Sir Richard Burn Collection.

The collection of Mr. Simon Digby.

Donated to the Bodleian Libraries by the Trustees of the Simon Digby Memorial Charity, April 2015.

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on handlist of Simon Digby with additional enhancements by the Fihrist team.


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