Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

IO Islamic 3744 (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)

Raverty Collection

Balaghat, description


1 copy of Taz̲kirat al-bilād va al-ḥukkām by Mīr Ḥusayn ʿAlī ibn Sayyid ʿAbd al-Qādir Kirmānī

Historical account of rulers and urban centres of the Bālāghāt region of central India, written in 1215/1800-1

Language(s): Persian

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 97 ff.
Dimensions (leaf): 265 × 178 mm.
Dimensions (written):



Origin: 19th century CE ; India

Record Sources

Based on unpublished description in Catalogue of Persian Manuscripts in the India Office Library, vol. 3. Available on British Library Digitised Manuscripts, manuscript number: MSS Eur E207/6_f246r


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