Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Add. 232 (University Library, Cambridge University)

E. G. Browne Collection


Summary of Contents: 1 copy of ʻIyār-i dānish li-Abī al-Faz̤l ibn Mubārak by Abū al-Faz̤l ibn Mubārak, 1551-1602

Vol. 1

Language(s): Persian


This work is a recension of the Anvār Suhaylī انوار سهيلی of Kāshifī, Ḥusayn Vāʻiẓ, d. 1504 or 5 كاشفى، حسين واعض , , which, in turn, is a version of the Kalīlah wa-Dimnah كليلة ودمنة .

Physical Description

Form: other
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Origin: 1124 AH; 1712 CE

Provenance and Acquisition

Donated by G. Lewis (d. 1729) in 1727.

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on E. G. Browne: A hand-list of the Muhammadan manuscripts, including all those written in the Arabic character, preserved in the Library of the University of Cambridge. Cambridge, 1900 E. G. Browne: A catalogue of the Persian manuscripts in the Library of the University of Cambridge. Cambridge, 1896 abbreviated by the OCIMCO project team.


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