Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Or 14978 (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)

Oriental Manuscripts


1 copy of Tuḥfat al-ṣābirīn by Mahdī Shīrāzī

A small collection of anecdotes, mostly relating to Sufis

Selected from the Kashkūl ( کشکول ) , a literary anthology by ʻĀmilī, Bahāʾ al-Dīn Muḥammad ibn Ḥusayn, 1547-1621, عاملى، محمد بن الحسين، بهاء الدين , also known as Shaykh Bahāʼī, شیخ بهاء ,

Language(s): Persian


For a more detailed description see Waley 1998, page 62.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 8 ff
Dimensions (leaf): 16 × 10 cm.


Origin: Iran; about 1255 AH

Record Sources

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


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