Turkish MS 73 (The John Rylands Library, The University of Manchester)
A composite manuscript containing two works
Bound in gilt-embossed red leather.
Provenance and Acquisition
The first flyleaf has the price of £2.12.6 pencilled in. The penultimate flyleaf has script added saying "From J. Dickson to his much revered friend Dr. Henderson".
Formerly part of the collection of Duncan Forbes (1798-1868), orientalist, whose collection of manuscripts was acquired by Alexander Lindsay, 25th Earl of Crawford (1812–1880) in 1866 through W. H. Allen.
Purchased by Enriqueta Rylands (1843–1908) in 1901 from James Ludovic Lindsay, 26th Earl of Crawford (1847–1913).
Bequeathed by Enriqueta Rylands (1843–1908) in 1908 to the John Rylands Library.
The manuscript is available for consultation by any accredited reader.