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Poetry, 8th October 1592

MS. Laud Or. 248

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A commentary on the fifth book of the mathnawî by Surûrî.


  • Creation: 8th October 1592


331 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Turkish


MS. Laud Or. 248


Originally arranged and housed in 1641 at the Bodleian in Duke Humfrey’s Library, Selden End, compartment as ‘A 148’, 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

Custodial History

Manuscript 1699 acquired by the Bodleian Library


11 7/8 x 7 1/8 in.

Repository Details

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