Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Or 14688 (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)

Oriental Manuscripts


1 copy of Khusraw va Shīrīn by Niẓāmī Ganjavī, 1140 or 41-1202 or 3

One of Niẓāmī's mas̲navī poems

Language(s): Persian


For a more detailed description see Waley 1998, page 49.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 46 ff
Dimensions (leaf): 22 × 14 cm.


Origin: India; 11th century AH

Record Sources

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


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