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Gulistân and Bûstân, 1575/1576, 1630

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MS. Laud Or. 241

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  1. (703) Another copy of Sa'dî's Gulistân, 21st Janury 1630 (fols. 1-155), illuminated frontispiece.
  2. (732) Another copy of Sa'dî's Bûstân, 1575/1576 (155b-163), richly illuminated throughout.

Dates

  • 1575/1576, 1630

Extent

163 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Persian

Shelfmark

MS. Laud Or. 241

Arrangement

Originally arranged and housed in 1641 at the Bodleian in Duke Humfrey’s Library, Selden End, compartment as ‘B 127’, 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 2375 acquired by the Bodleian Library

Dimensions

10 1/2 x 6 1/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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