Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Or 7097 (Oriental Manuscripts, 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


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