Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. S. Digby Or. 87 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Simon Digby Oriental Collection


1 copy of Muntakhabāt-i nathr-i Jāmī by Jāmī, 1414-1492

A collection of three prose risālahs.

Language(s): Persian
f. 1b
Title: Lawāʼiḥ لوائح
f. 24b
Title: Sharḥ-i Rubāʻīyāt شرح رباعيات
f. 67a
Title: Ashiʻʻat al-Lamaʻāt أشعّة اللمعات

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: ff. 163
Dimensions (leaf):
Dimensions (written):



Old Indian Naskh


Origin: Bihār; 3rd Dhū al-Qaʻdah 987 AH; 22nd December 1579 CE

Provenance and Acquisition

A. H. Harley, Calcutta, 1927.

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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