Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Or 7723 (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)

Oriental Manuscripts

A manuscript containing two biographical works


Summary of Contents: 2 works by 2 authors on the subjects of Sufis Biography Early works to 1800, Muslim saints, and Qādirīyah
2. ff 24v-116v

A life of ʻAbd al-Qādir Jilānī, عبد القادر جلانى followed by a short mas̲navī (ff. 116v-119v)

Meredith-Owens 1968, page 21.
Language(s): Persian

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 120 ff
Dimensions (leaf): 19.7 × 13.4 cm.


Origin: 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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