Item Details

Call Number: MS Hunter 154 (T.7.13)
Title: Gulistan
Date of Creation: Between 1722 and 1724
Level of Description: Item
Part of MS Hunter 1-658
Content: Sa'di, Gulistan (with Turkish translation).
Sa'di's Gulistan (with interlinear Turkish translation):
Begins: [Persian characters]
Translation begins: [Turkish characters]
Remarks: The last folio gives the date 1136 A.H. (1723-4 A.D.).
For another copy of this MS. see U.1.4 and Brit. Mus. Cat. p. 597a.
[Formerly S.7.9; S.7.101].
Foulis catalogue, 1771, no. 50. £1.1.0
Physical Description: Bound volume.
Paper, 8 x 6, ff. 57, written in small Nashki, in single cols. of 9 lines (and 9 alternate lines of Turkish translation in a still smaller hand), each 5 x 3, many quires are loose. (1136 A.H. = 1723-4 A.D.)
Binding: Millboards, covered crimson morocco, blind-tooled central stamps
Access: Normal conditions
Language: Persian
Material Type: Treatise
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. 476.
Accession Number: 2482
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Repository Code: GB 0247

Names associated with this item:

author: Abu 'Abd Allah Musharrif al-Din ibn Muslih Sa'di Sa'di 1213/19-1292
Persian poet.
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