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The merry tricks and laughable stories which have been ascribed to the famous buffoon Khwâjah Nasir Al-din, n.d.

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MS. Laud. Or. 178

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The merry tricks and laughable stories which have been ascribed to the famous buffoon Khwâjah Nasir Al-din, who lived, according to common tradition under Sulţân Bâyazîd and was a contemporary of Timûr...

Dates

  • n.d.

Extent

66 Leaves

Shelfmark

MS. Laud. Or. 178

Arrangement

Originally arranged and housed in 1641 at the Bodleian in Duke Humfrey’s Library, Selden End, compartment as ‘A 17’, see Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. II, p. 14

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. II, no. 316

For a full description in English, see:Beeston, A. F. L, H. Ethé and E. Sachau, Catalogue of the Persian, Turkish, Hindûstânî, and Pushtû manuscripts in the Bodleian Library (3 vols., Oxford, 1889-1953), no. 2094

Custodial History

It was presented to the library by Archbishop Laud, 1635. Manuscript 1677 acquired by the Bodleian Library

Dimensions

5 7/8 in. by 3 7/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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