Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Or. 7097 (St. Pancras, British Library)

Oriental Manuscripts


1 copy of Dīvān-I Shahrī by Shahrī, d. 1071/1660-1

f 70v-97r

Collected poems of Shahrī (Şehrî)

In Turkish but three Ghazals in Persian, ff. 96v-97r

Title has been supplied by Waley 1998, page 43.

Language(s): Turkish and Persian


For a more detailed description see Waley 1998, page 43.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 97 ff
Dimensions (leaf): 28 × 13 cm.


Origin: 12th century AH ; Ottoman Empire

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


Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card for admissions procedures contact British Library, Registering for a Reader Pass). Contact apac-enquiries@bl.uk for further information on the availability of this manuscript

Funding of Cataloguing



Comment on this record

Please fill out your details.

How are we using your feedback? See our privacy policy.