Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

IO Islamic 3769 (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)

Anderson Collection

History of Durrani rulers


1 copy of Aḥvāl-i pādshāh-i Durrānī by Mīrzā Ḥusayn ʿAlī Khān Hiravī ibn Rajab ʿAlī Khān

History of the later Durrani rulers of Qandahar, commissioned at the request of William Anderson in 1255/1839

Language(s): Persian

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 184 ff.
Dimensions (leaf): 223 × 133 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Based on unpublished description in Catalogue of Persian Manuscripts in the India Office Library, vol. 3.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 E207/8_f090r


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