Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Or 4504 (St. Pancras, British Library)

Oriental Manuscripts


1 copy of Guldastah by Sa‘dī

Title: Guldastah

A Pushto translation of Sa'di's Gulistan

Incipit: منت دي خداي لره چه غالب او لوي دي او عبادات ئي سبب د نزدیک دي
Colophon: ثنا ده خداي لره چه دا کتاب ګلستان افغاني تصنیف تالیف د عبد القادر زوي د خوشحال خان خټک په سعي د قلم خام رقم د دي بنده سراپا سقیم سید عظیم سره په سن دولس سوه یو اویا کښ څه شمار شهر اوس پینڅ ویشتم د رمضان المبارک ده اتمام او اختتام ئي بیاموند
Language(s): Pushto


Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 129 ff
Dimensions (leaf): 23.5 × 13.5 cm.
Dimensions (written):



Origin: 1271 AH; 1855 CE

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on James Fuller Blumhardt and D.N MacKenzie : Catalogue of Pashto manuscripts in the British Isles, 1965.


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