Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Or. 5346 (St. Pancras, British Library)

Oriental Manuscripts

Contents

1 copy of Gharāʼib al-ṣighār by Alisher Navoiĭ, 1441-1501

Title: Glosses

The first Dīvān of ʻAlī Shīr Navā’ī, d. 906/1501

This MS. contains numerous annotations in Persian

Title has been supplied by Waley 1998, page 41.

Illustrated

Language(s): Chaghatay Turkish and Persian

References

For a more detailed description see Waley 1998, page 41.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 198 ff
Dimensions (leaf): 27 × 16 cm.

Decoration

Illustrated

History

Origin: Hijri-qamari AH ; Iran

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on M. I. Waley: Supplementary handlist of Persian manuscripts, 1966-1998. London, 1998 and G.M. Meredith-Owens: Handlist of Persian Manuscripts, 1895-1966. Oxford, 1968

Availability

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