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St. Louis, Saint Louis University, Pius XII Memorial Library, Special Collections,  VFL MS 038
Description: f. 1 - Society of Foliophiles, NY: Specimens of Oriental MSS and Printing, 1928, Portfolio No. 23.
Notes:-Part of a portfolio of single manuscript leaves issued as a set by the Society of Foliophiles in 1928.
Acknowledgments: - We are grateful to Robert Hillenbrand, Carole Hillenbrand, and Wheeler M. Thackston for their generous consultation.
Number of Parts: 1 - Number of Images Available: 2
Direct Link: http://ds.lib.berkeley.edu/VFLMS038_44
Language: Persian Country: Iran Century: 16th
View MARC record (VFL MS 038): https://libcat.slu.edu/record=b3600222~S5

Part 1: 1 detached leaf
Description: - paper - 201 x 142 mm - Written in 9 long lines, with lines from an unidentified masnavi (rhyming couplets) written diagonally in the margins
Country: IranCardinal point:
Region: City:
Assigned Date: s. XVI3/4Searchable Date Range: 1550 - 1575
Dated by scribe: NoInscribed Date: 1563
Document: NoNumber of Scribes:
Script: Shikasteh in black and red inks
Notes: According to the Foliophiles description, the date of original manuscript "corresponds to 1563 of the Christian era." Arabic
Number of Texts: 1

Text 1: Folio a
Author: Sa'di 1210-1292
Title: Gulistan
Language(s): Persian
Notes: Text includes Chapter 1 of the Gulistan, from Story 29 to the beginning of Story 31 
Status of text: fragment
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  VFL MS 038, folio a, recto.

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  VFL MS 038, folio a, verso.

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