MS. S. Digby Or. 165 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)
Oriental Manuscripts Simon Digby Oriental Collection
1 copy of Miftāḥ al-jinān by Muḥammad Mujīr Wajīh Adīb
A Ṣūfī manual of devotions and instruction. The author was a disciple of Shaykh Nayyir al-Dīn of Dehli (d. 757/1356-1357).
Badly wormed at beginning and some throughout. Water staining.
Quarter bound in tan leather, green marbled boards.
Provenance and Acquisition
Christie's sale, London, 4th July 1985, lot. 125.
The collection of Mr. Simon Digby.
Donated to the Bodleian Libraries by the Trustees of the Simon Digby Memorial Charity, April 2015.
Funding of Cataloguing