Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Or. 8762 (St. Pancras, British Library)

Oriental Manuscripts

Contents

1 copy of Layla u Majnūn by Hātifī, d. 1520 or 21

Language(s): Persian

References

For a more detailed description see Meredith-Owens 1968, page 69.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 86 ff
Dimensions (leaf): 16.8 × 10.7 cm.

Decoration

Miniatures

Binding

The original binding is mounted on the doublures

History

Origin: 16th-17th century CE

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on G. M. Meredith-Owens: Handlist of Persian manuscripts 1895-1966. London, 1968, with additional enhancements.

Availability

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

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