Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Or. 14352 (St. Pancras, British Library)

Oriental Manuscripts


1 copy of Khānnāmah

The Tajik recension of a history of the Turkmens and Kazakhs of Central Asia in the 1st-2nd / 7th-8th centuries

The Chaghatay original was written in -1070-3 by Imāmī امامی

In prose; with a shorter metrical version in the margins

Language(s): Persian


For a more detailed description see Waley 1998, page 17.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 428 ff
Dimensions (leaf): 30 × 17 cm.


Origin: Transoxiana (?); 12th century AH

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on M. I. Waley: Supplementary handlist of Persian manuscripts, 1966-1998. London, 1998


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