Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Or. 10939 (St. Pancras, British Library)

Oriental Manuscripts

Sab‘ sayyārah سبع سیاره

Contents

Consisting of the following seven poems each with a short prose preface

1. 2v-13v ff
Language(s): Persian

References

For a more detailed description see Meredith-Owens 1968, page 71.
2. 13v-27v ff
Language(s): Persian

References

For a more detailed description see Meredith-Owens 1968, page 71.
3. 27v-39r ff
Language(s): Persian

References

For a more detailed description see Meredith-Owens 1968, page 71.
4. 39r-44r ff
Language(s): Persian

References

For a more detailed description see Meredith-Owens 1968, page 71.
5. 44r-51r ff
Language(s): Persian

References

For a more detailed description see Meredith-Owens 1968, page 71.
6. 51r-71r ff
Title: Maykhānah
Language(s): Persian

References

For a more detailed description see Meredith-Owens 1968, page 71.
7. 72v-216v ff
Language(s): Persian

References

For a more detailed description see Meredith-Owens 1968, page 71.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 216 ff
Dimensions (leaf): 23.6 × 11.8 cm.
Dimensions (written):

Condition

Imperfect at end

History

Origin: 17th century CE

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on G. M. Meredith-Owens: Handlist of Persian manuscripts 1895-1966. London, 1968, with additional enhancements.

Availability

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Funding of Cataloguing

BL

Subjects

  • Persian poetry

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