Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. S. Digby Or. 44 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Simon Digby Oriental Collection

Contents

1 copy of Dīvān-i-Maz̤har-i-Jān-i-Jānān

Incipit: ما را بآب گریۀ ما داد بخت ما غم بار کرد بر سر سیلاب رخت ما
Language(s): Persian

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: ff. 29
Dimensions (leaf): 23.3 × 14.2 cm.
Dimensions (written):

Layout

Hand(s)

Nastaʻlīq-Shikastah; rubrics, some folios wrongly bound

Binding

Half cloth, half board.

History

Origin: Late 18th-19th century CE

Provenance and Acquisition

Seals of Muḥtaram Jang (1246/1830); Iʻtiṣām al-Mulk (1174/1857).

A.H. Harley (Calcutta 1930).

Kegan Paul.

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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