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Gulistan, etc., c. 1479-1488

MS. Laud Or. 77

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  1. (635) A short fragment of the Bulbulnâma (fols. 60b-62b), the last page is a little injured.
  2. (699) A copy of Sa'dî's Gulistân, finished by Shaikh Muhammad bin Shaikh Isma'îl, 16th June 1488 (fols. 1-60).
  3. (786) A mathnawî, called Jâm-i-Jam, finished 5th September 1479 (fols. 63-187), the first leaves are very much damaged.


  • c. 1479-1488


187 Leaves


MS. Laud Or. 77


Originally arranged and housed in 1641 at the Bodleian in Duke Humfrey’s Library, Selden End, compartment as ‘B 46’, 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

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Custodial History

Manuscript 2191 acquired by the Bodleian Library


7 7/8 x 5 1/4 in.

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