Manuscript/Mixed Material Mas̲navī maʻnavī. مثنوي معنوي.

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Title
Mas̲navī maʻnavī.
Other Title
مثنوي معنوي.
Contributor Names
Jalāl al-Dīn Rūmī, Maulana, 1207-1273.
Created / Published
845 [1441 or 1442]
Subject Headings
-  Manuscripts, Persian--Washington (D.C.)
Notes
-  Manuscript.
-  Persian.
-  Title from folio 2a.
-  Probably written in Iran.
-  Paper; cream-colored Middle Eastern slightly polished paper; black ink with rubrication; richly decorated title page, page following title page and chapter headings; rich border enclosing the beginning of the poem containst the following lines: "Tā qiyāmat kar rah-i ṣūrat ravī // Tā qiyāmat bū-0yi maʻná nashnavī // Jān-i jāvidān agar khvāhī bikhvān // Mas̲navī-i maʻnavī-i mawlavī"; catchwords on rectos.
-  Preceding the text, on folios 1b (first group) and 1a (second group) there is a brief essay in Arabic; in margin "Fīhā miṣbāḥ".
-  At end of the text, beginning on folio 314b is a 2 page poem titled: Daftar haftum az dafātir-i Mas̲navī.
-  Rypka, Jan. History of Iranian literature, p. 241
-  Rieu, Charles. Catalogue of the Persian manuscripts in the British Museum, v. 2, p. 585-586
-  Nastaʻliq; 23 lines in written area 18.5 x 11.5 cm.
-  1b-314a.
-  Library of Congress. Persian manuscript, 71/48.
-  Later brown leather envelope binding; embossed medallions front and back; missing envelope flap.
-  Incipit: Bishnaw az nay jūn ḥikāyat mīkunad, vaz judāʼīhā shikāyat mīkunad.
-  Colophon: Tamma al-kitāb al-Mathnawī al-maʻnawī min kalām sulṭān al-ʻārifīn ... Mawlānā Jalāl al-Dīn Rūmī, qaddasa Allah sirrahu al-ʻazīz fī shuhūr sanat khams [wa-]ʻarbaʻīn wa-thamānimiʼah ...
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress website.
-  Incipit: بشنو از نى جون حكايت ميكند, وز جدائيها شكايت ميكند.
-  Colophon: تم الكتاب المثموي المعنوي من كلام سلطان العارفين ... مولانا جلال الدين رومي قدس الله سره العزيز في شهور سنه خمس عربعين وثمانماية ...
Medium
1, 314, 2 leaves (23 lines) bound : paper ; 25.5 x 17.5 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
PK6481 .M6 1441
Digital Id
https://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.amed/plmp.m073
http://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.wdl/wdl.11964
Library of Congress Control Number
2012498861
Language
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OCLC Number
17672380
Description
Manuscript. Persian. Title from folio 2a. Probably written in Iran. Paper; cream-colored Middle Eastern slightly polished paper; black ink with rubrication; richly decorated title page, page following title page and chapter headings; rich border enclosing the beginning of the poem containst the following lines: "Tā qiyāmat kar rah-i ṣūrat ravī // Tā qiyāmat bū-0yi maʻná nashnavī // Jān-i jāvidān agar khvāhī bikhvān // Mas̲navī-i maʻnavī-i mawlavī"; catchwords on rectos. Preceding the text, on folios 1b (first group) and 1a (second group) there is a brief essay in Arabic; in margin "Fīhā miṣbāḥ". At end of the text, beginning on folio 314b is a 2 page poem titled: Daftar haftum az dafātir-i Mas̲navī. Rypka, Jan. History of Iranian literature, p. 241 Rieu, Charles. Catalogue of the Persian manuscripts in the British Museum, v. 2, p. 585-586 Nastaʻliq; 23 lines in written area 18.5 x 11.5 cm. 1b-314a. Library of Congress. Persian manuscript, 71/48. Later brown leather envelope binding; embossed medallions front and back; missing envelope flap. Incipit: Bishnaw az nay jūn ḥikāyat mīkunad, vaz judāʼīhā shikāyat mīkunad. Colophon: Tamma al-kitāb al-Mathnawī al-maʻnawī min kalām sulṭān al-ʻārifīn ... Mawlānā Jalāl al-Dīn Rūmī, qaddasa Allah sirrahu al-ʻazīz fī shuhūr sanat khams [wa-]ʻarbaʻīn wa-thamānimiʼah ... Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress website. Incipit: بشنو از نى جون حكايت ميكند, وز جدائيها شكايت ميكند. Colophon: تم الكتاب المثموي المعنوي من كلام سلطان العارفين ... مولانا جلال الدين رومي قدس الله سره العزيز في شهور سنه خمس عربعين وثمانماية ...
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