Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. S. Digby Or. 42 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Simon Digby Oriental Collection

Contents

1 copy of Dīvān-i Nuṣrat

Incipit: الهى سرعت برقى كرامت كن زبانم را بدلها چون نگاه یار راهی ده بیانم را
Language(s): Persian

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: ff. 181
Dimensions (leaf): 22.3 × 14.5 cm.
Dimensions (written):

Layout

Hand(s)

A bold Dīwānī hand ranging from Nastaʻlīq to Shikastah. Mīr Maḥmūd al-Ḥusaynī

Binding

Half leather.

History

Origin: 14th Jumādā II 1188 AH; 23rd July 1774 CE

Provenance and Acquisition

A. H. Harley.

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.

Availability

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures contact Bodleian Admissions). Contact specialcollections.enquiries@bodleian.ox.ac.uk for further information on the availability of this manuscript

Funding of Cataloguing

JISC


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