Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Or. 11005 (St. Pancras, British Library)

Oriental Manuscripts


1 copy of Maqāmāt al-sālikīn dar taḥqīq-i ghinā by Muḥammad ibn Muḥammad Dārābī

A work on music and singing to which Mawlānā Khudādād مولانا خداداد has written a preface in elegant prose 1r-6r

It is more of a general work than the title suggests for it deals with terminology and the views of the ‘ulama on the lawfulness of music

Language(s): Persian


For a more detailed description see Meredith-Owens 1968, page 33.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 58 ff
Dimensions (leaf): 20.9 × 15.3 cm.


Origin: 1104-5 AH

Record Sources

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


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