Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Or 6694 (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)

Oriental Manuscripts

Two ethical works composed during the reign of ʻAbdullāh Quṭb Shāh, Sultan of Golkunda, 1614-1672


2 works by Unknown on the subject of Islamic ethics

1. ff 1v-185v
Author: Unknown

A general treatise on ethics and manners, etc.

Meredith-Owens 1968, page 12.
Language(s): Persian
2. ff 186r-265v
Author: Unknown

A treatise on ethics composed in 1055

Meredith-Owens 1968, page 13.
Language(s): Persian

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 265 ff
Dimensions (leaf): 22 × 15.8 cm.


Origin: Anatolia; 17th century CE

Record Sources

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


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