'The king of the pearls'
Original Language: Arabic
This work is no longer extant. ʿAbdishoʿ refers to it in his Catalogue of books and in the preface to his Paradise of Eden and mentions that he wrote it in Arabic. On account of its title, Shāh marwārīd, it cannot be excluded that this work is an Arabic translation or reworking of the Syriac Ktābā d-marganitā discussed above. This assumption is confirmed by the note in MS St Ma…