Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

IO Islamic 3845 (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)

India Office Library

Tarikh-i Rashidi


1 copy of Tārīkh-i Rashīdī by Mīrzā Ḥaydar

History of the khāns of Mughūlistān and Turkistān, including Kāshghar

Includes accounts of the emperors Bābur and Humāyūn, the author's contemporaries and companions

The work consists of 2 daftars: 1) historical account, completed 952/1546; 2) author's autobiography, completed in 948/1541

Daftar 2 ends a little before the work's actual conclusion

Language(s): Persian

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 429 ff.
Dimensions (leaf): 329 × 235 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Based on unpublished description in Catalogue of Persian Manuscripts in the India Office Library, vol. 3.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_f044r


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