Title
Dîvân-ı Yusuf Nâbî : manuscript, 1749
Dîvân-ı Nâbî
Külliyāt-ı Divān-ı ḥazret-i Yusuf Nâbî
Name/Creator
Nabi, 1641 or 1642-1712, creator
Müstakimzade Süleyman Sadeddin, 1718-1787, copyist.
Bates, Oric, 1883-1918, former owner.
HOLLIS IDDigital ObjectLocation
Networked Resource

Houghton Library
Language
Turkish, Ottoman
Description
1 v. (141 leaves) ; 26 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Turkish poetry -- Early works to 1800 ;  Islamic ethics -- Early works to 1800

Category
manuscript

Note
Title from caption.

Written in slightly broken dīvānī script, in two columns, 23 lines par page, in black ink. Rubrics, numerical dates in the chronogram section in red. Nābī's name occasionally red overlined in poem text. Catchwords.

Boards covered with partially torn paper cover. Leather on edges and spine.

25.3 x 15 cm (18 x 8.2 cm).

Ownership statements on f. 1r signed Muṣṭafá Jamīl and Muḥammad Rifʻat ibn Muṣṭafá Jamīl and one seal in the name of Bandah Muḥammad Amīn.

A note on fly leaf 1: "ديوان نابي باخط مستقيم زاده افندى."

According to a note on f. 1r, copy completed in Ṣafar 1162 AH [1749 AD] in the hand of Müstaqīm-zāde [Süleymān] Efendi.

MS Turk 5. Houghton Library, Harvard University.

In Ottoman Turkish.


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