- Walters Ms. W.659, Turkish version of the Wonders of creation
- Qazwīnī, Zakarīyā ibn Muḥammad, ca. 1203-1283, Zakarīyā ibn Muḥammad al-Qazwīnī, زكريا بن محمد القزويني, and Muḥammad ibn Muḥammad Shākir Rūzmah-ʾi Nāthānī
- Turkish, Ottoman (1500-1928) and Arabic
- This is an Ottoman illuminated and illustrated Turkish version of ʿAjāʾib al-makhlūqāt (Wonders of creation) by Zakarīyā al-Qazwīnī (d. 692 AH / 1293 CE), made at the request of the Vizier Murtaza Paşa (Murtaḍá Pāshā) (fl. eleventh century AH / seventeenth CE). The codex was completed in 1121 AH / 1717 CE by Muḥammad ibn Muḥammad Shākir Rūzmah-ʾi Nāthānī. There are 444 paintings illustrating the text. The binding is not original to the manuscript.
For full description, see http://www.thedigitalwalters.org/Data/WaltersManuscripts/html/W659/description.html
- Walters Art Museum