Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Add. 212 (University Library, Cambridge University)

Oriental Manuscripts


Summary of Contents: 1 copy of Riyāḍ al-ṣanāyiʻ-i Quṭbshāhī dar ʻilm-i ʻarūḍ va qāfīyah by Ulfatī ibn Ḥusaynī Sāvajī

Physical Description

Form: other
Dimensions (leaf):
Dimensions (written):



Additions: \A chronogram in f. 74a gives the date of composition of the work: A.H. 1048 / A.D. 1638-39./


Origin: undated AH; Gregorian CE

Provenance and Acquisition

Donated by G. Lewis (d. 1729) in 1727.

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on E. G. Browne: A hand-list of the Muhammadan manuscripts, including all those written in the Arabic character, preserved in the Library of the University of Cambridge. Cambridge, 1900 E. G. Browne: A catalogue of the Persian manuscripts in the Library of the University of Cambridge. Cambridge, 1896 abbreviated by the OCIMCO project team.


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