Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

ms. 27689 (SOAS Library, School of Oriental and African Studies)

Special Collections


1 copy of Mecmu'atü'n-neza'ir by Ömer bin Mezid, active 15th century

An anthology of Turkish poetry compiled in the fifteenth century. It lacks the first leaf. The work finishes at page 549, and a work containing various Turkish poems including riddles, enigmas, chronograms and couplets in the same hand is appended from page 550-614.

Incipit: انك خلفا سى ارزنه اولسون كم ابى بكر الصديق التقى وعمر الاروق النقي
Explicit: تمت المجمعة النظاير بعون الملك القادر

Language(s): Turkish

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 309 f.
Dimensions (leaf):
Dimensions (written):




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