Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Or. 6444 (St. Pancras, British Library)

Oriental Manuscripts

Contents

Summary of Contents: 5 works by Shaykh Aḥmad ibn Muṣṭafā on the subjects of Islamic poetry, Dialect poetry, and Arabic poetry
1. 1r-8r ff
Title: Bayāz̤
Title: بیاض

Containing poems in Persian and Gorānī dialect consisting of a mas̲navī poem on the Imāms and Orthodox Caliphs

Imperfect at the beginning

Language(s): Persian and Gorānī

References

For a more detailed description see Glyn Meredith-Owens: Handlist of Persian Manuscripts, 1895-1966. [London]: Trustees of the British Museum, 1968, p.82.
2. 8v-54v ff
Language(s): Gorānī

References

For a more detailed description see Glyn Meredith-Owens: Handlist of Persian Manuscripts, 1895-1966. [London]: Trustees of the British Museum, 1968, p.82.
3. 55r-77r ff
Language(s): Persian

References

For a more detailed description see Glyn Meredith-Owens: Handlist of Persian Manuscripts, 1895-1966. [London]: Trustees of the British Museum, 1968, p.82.
4. 57r-73v ff
Language(s): Persian

References

For a more detailed description see Glyn Meredith-Owens: Handlist of Persian Manuscripts, 1895-1966. [London]: Trustees of the British Museum, 1968, p.82.
5. 73v–84v ff
Language(s): Arabic

References

For a more detailed description see Glyn Meredith-Owens: Handlist of Persian Manuscripts, 1895-1966. [London]: Trustees of the British Museum, 1968, p.75.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 368 ff
Dimensions (leaf): 20.1 × 14.6 cm.
Dimensions (written):

Condition

Imperfect at the beginning

History

Origin: 1197-8 AH

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on G. M. Meredith-Owens: Handlist of Persian manuscripts 1895-1966. London, 1968, with additional enhancements.

Availability

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