MS. S. Digby Or. 27 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)
Oriental Manuscripts Simon Digby Oriental Collection
1 copy of Mufarriḥ al-jinān (?) by Fānī, Muḥsin -1671 or 1672
A collection of humorous anecdotes, many merely traditional and indecent, but many also of a religious character, of Sunnis and Shi'ahs, Muslims and non-Muslims, Christians and Jews, and some concerning prominent theologians and figures of the Safavid and mughal courts.
Provenance and Acquisition
A. H. Harley
Donated to the Bodleian Libraries by the Trustees of the Simon Digby Memorial Charity, April 2015
Funding of Cataloguing