Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Or 7537 (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)

Oriental Manuscripts


1 copy of Nāmah-’i A‘māl

The title of the work is unknown, although it was likely called Nāmah-’i A‘māl

An anonymous glossary of dfficult words and phrases explained in Persian

Language(s): Persian


For a more detailed description see Glyn Meredith-Owens: Handlist of Persian Manuscripts, 1895-1966. [London]: Trustees of the British Museum, 1968, p.85.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 66 ff
Dimensions (leaf): 25.4 × 15.4 cm.


Imperfect at the beginning and the end


Origin: 19th 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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