Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Or. 12083 (St. Pancras, British Library)

Oriental Manuscripts


1 copy of Rumūz al-siyāḥah by Najaf Qulī ibn Ḥusayn Qulī Mīrzā

An account of the events after the death of Fatḥ ‘Alī Shāh, فتح على شاه , and the journey of Riz̤ā Qulī Mīrzā, رضا قلى ميرزا to Europe

This work is similar to Vaqā’i‘-i vafāt-i Fatḥ Alī Shāh va Safarnāmah-’i Riz̤ā Qulī Mīrzā ( وقايع وفات فتح على شاه و ‏‏سفرنامۀ رضا قلى ميرزا ) but differs from it

Language(s): Persian


For a more detailed description see Meredith-Owens 1968, page 16.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 451 ff
Dimensions (leaf): 27.7 × 18 cm.



Origin: 1265 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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