Manuscript/Mixed Material Kitāb-i Būstān-i Shaykh Saʼdī raḥimahu Allāh. كتاب بوستان شيخ سعدى رحمه الله.

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Title
Kitāb-i Būstān-i Shaykh Saʼdī raḥimahu Allāh.
Other Title
كتاب بوستان شيخ سعدى رحمه الله.
Contributor Names
Saʻdī, author
Created / Published
7 Rajab 941 [12 January 1535]
Subject Headings
-  Manuscripts, Persian--Washington (D.C.)
Notes
-  Manuscript.
-  Persian.
-  Title from fol. 2b.
-  Written by Sulṭānmuḥammad al-Kātib.
-  Probably written in Iran.
-  Paper; thick, dark cream color laid paper with no visible chain lines or watermarks; elaborate unwan on fol. 2b in blue, gold, and red; fol. 1b-3a and 168b and 169b have elaborate floral decorations in margins; text enclosed in elaborate ruled border in blue-white-gold-red-green-gold; black ink with red section headings; catchwords.
-  Nastaʻliq; 12 lines in written area 15 x 7 cm.
-  Fol 1b and 2a have full page miniature paintings.
-  Fol. 1b-169a (text: 2b-169a)
-  Library of Congress. Persian manuscript, M84.
-  Binding; black grain with embossed medallions front and back.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress website.
Medium
169 leaves (12 lines), paper : bound ; 24.5 x 15.5 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
PK6540 .B2 1535
Digital Id
https://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.amed/plmp.m084
Library of Congress Control Number
2017406026
Online Format
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Description
Manuscript. Persian. Title from fol. 2b. Written by Sulṭānmuḥammad al-Kātib. Probably written in Iran. Paper; thick, dark cream color laid paper with no visible chain lines or watermarks; elaborate unwan on fol. 2b in blue, gold, and red; fol. 1b-3a and 168b and 169b have elaborate floral decorations in margins; text enclosed in elaborate ruled border in blue-white-gold-red-green-gold; black ink with red section headings; catchwords. Nastaʻliq; 12 lines in written area 15 x 7 cm. Fol 1b and 2a have full page miniature paintings. Fol. 1b-169a (text: 2b-169a) Library of Congress. Persian manuscript, M84. Binding; black grain with embossed medallions front and back. Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress website.
LCCN Permalink
https://0-lccn.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/2017406026
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Credit Line: Library of Congress, African and Middle East Division, Near East Section Persian Manuscript Collection

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SaʻDī, Author. Kitāb-i Būstān-i Shaykh Saʼdī raḥimahu Allāh. [7 Rajab 941 12 January, 1535] Manuscript/Mixed Material. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2017406026/.

APA citation style:

SaʻDī, A. (1535) Kitāb-i Būstān-i Shaykh Saʼdī raḥimahu Allāh. [7 Rajab 941 12 January] [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2017406026/.

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SaʻDī, Author. Kitāb-i Būstān-i Shaykh Saʼdī raḥimahu Allāh. [7 Rajab 941 12 January, 1535] Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2017406026/>.