Item Details

Call Number: MS Hunter 151 (T.7.10)
Title: Sa'adat Name
Date of Creation: Not assigned
Level of Description: Item
Part of MS Hunter 1-658
Content: Shem'i, Sa'adat Name.
Shem'i's Commentary, in Turkish, called the Sa'adat Name, on the Pend-Name of the Persian Poet 'Attar:
Begins: [Turkish characters]
Remarks: The following pencilled note, by Mr. Gibb, is inserted (loose) at the beginning: Turkish Commentary on the Pend-Name [in Arabic characters]: PEND-NAME | of the Persian poet 'Attar, [in Arabic characters]: 'ATTAR, by Shem'i [in Arabic characters]: SHEM'I. Turkish. Dated 1030. E.J.W. Gibb.
For another copy of this MS., see Brit. Mus. Cat. p. 154b.
The impression of a signet occurs six times in the first quire.
[Formerly S.7.22; S.7.114]
Physical Description: Bound volume.
Paper, 8 1/8 x 5, ff. 66, written in single cols. of 21 lines, each 6 x 2 3/4, rubrics and red underlining.
Binding: Millboards, half-bound crimson (faded) morocco, marbled-paper sides, flap gone, the last quire is loose
Access: Normal conditions
Language: Turkish
Material Type: Commentary
Bibliography: John Young & P.H. Aitken, A catalogue of the manuscripts in the Library of the Hunterian Museum in the University of Glasgow (Glasgow, 1908), p. 475.
Accession Number: 2482
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Repository Code: GB 0247

Names associated with this item:

annotator: Elias John Wilkinson Gibb 1857-1901
Translator of Ottoman Turkish poetry.
author: Shemi 16th cent.
Turkish translator and commentator on Persian works.
subject: Farid al-Din Muhammad ibn Ibrahim Attar 12th cent.
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