Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Or. 8442 (St. Pancras, British Library)

Oriental Manuscripts


1 copy of Nashāṭ by ‘Abd al-Vahhāb d. AH 1244

Title: Nashāṭ
Title: نسهاط

A manuscript containing the collected works of ‘Abd al-Vahhāb

Most of the works are Persian murāsalāt with qaṣīdahs and ghazals in the same language but there are also some compositions in Arabic and Turkī

Language(s): Persian, Turkish and Arabic


For a more detailed description see Meredith-Owens 1968, page 55.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 226 ff
Dimensions (leaf): 33 × 19 cm.


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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