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Poetry, Date not recorded at time of cataloguing

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MS. Laud. Or. 175

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A scrapbook of Turkish poetry, interspersed with a few prose pieces, merely a rough compilation, several pages of which are only filled with one or two lines. A great number of poems are by Nasîmî...

Dates

  • Date not recorded at time of cataloguing

Extent

47 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Turkish

Shelfmark

MS. Laud. Or. 175

Arrangement

Originally arranged and housed in 1641 at the Bodleian in Duke Humfrey’s Library, Selden End, compartment as ‘A 28’, 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. 327

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. 2156

Custodial History

Presented to the library by Archbishop Laud, 1635. Manuscript 1682 acquired by the Bodleian Library

Dimensions

6in. by 3 3/4 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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