Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Or 15175 (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)

Oriental Manuscripts


1 copy of Abvāb al-Jinān by Vāʻiẓ Qazvīnī, Muḥammad Rafīʻ, 1617 or 18-1678 or 9

On ethics, based on the Qurʼān and teachings of the Imāms

Volume I only; lacking the first folio

Language(s): Persian


For a more detailed description see Waley 1998, page 15.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 367 ff
Dimensions (leaf): 25 × 16 cm.



Origin: Iran; 1127 AH

Record Sources

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


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