Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

ms. 47851 (SOAS Library, School of Oriental and African Studies)

Special Collections

Contents

2 works by 2 authors on the subjects of Epic literature and Persian poetry

1.

An epic poem on the on the warlike deeds of Ali and his companions Malik and Abu al-Mihjan against the kings of the East. With a number of crude illustrations, and empty spaces for others. May be dated 1768 or 9 m.

Incipit: نخستین برين نامۀ دلگشا سخن نقش بستم خدا
Language(s): Persian
2.
Title: Būstān
Incipit: بنام خداوند جان افرين حكيم سخن در زبان افرين

Physical Description

Form: codex
1b-330a f. 330b-349b f.
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Layout

Hand(s)

Nasta'liq

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JISC

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