Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

ms. 12152 (SOAS Library, School of Oriental and African Studies)

Special Collections

Contents

Summary of Contents: A Persian story book containing a number of popular tales in prose Manuscript is written in several hands. Imperfect at both ends
1.

Lacks opening

Colophon: تمت سنه 1126

Language(s): Per
2.
Colophon: علمای روزگار و فضلای نامدار در حکایات آورده اند

Language(s): Per
3.

Breaks off near the beginning of Ḥikāyat-i Vazīr-i nuhum

Incipit: حکایت پادشاه مصر غیاث نام که اورا فرزند نمیشد

Language(s): Per

Physical Description

Form: codex
1-115 f. 116-238 f. 238-287 f.
Dimensions (leaf):
Dimensions (written):

Layout

Hand(s)

Nasta'liq

History

Origin: 1126 AH; 1714 CE

Provenance and Acquisition

Bequest of Marsden

Availability

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card for admissions procedures contact SOAS Archives and Special Collections Admissions. Contact docenquiry@soas.ac.uk for further information on the availability of this manuscript.


Comments

Comment on this record

Please fill out your details.

How are we using your feedback? See our privacy policy.

TO TOP