Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Or. 15178 (St. Pancras, British Library)

Oriental Manuscripts


1 copy of Zubdat al-maʻārif by Iṣfahānī, ʻAlī Akbar

A treatise of Shīʼite doctrines compiled in 1224 / 1809

Language(s): Persian


For a more detailed description see Waley 1998, page 5.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 364 ff
Dimensions (leaf): 31 × 21 cm.


Origin: Iran; 1263 AH

Record Sources

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


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