IO Islamic 4029 (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)
1 copy of Jūsh-i fayz̤ by Sayyid Bahādur ʿAlī "Sayyid"
Rare collection of private letters, some of historical and political interest, from Farrukhabad, Lucknow, and Delhi, by the early-nineteenth-century author, Sayyid Bahādur ʿAlī mutakhalluṣ ba-Sayyid, resident of qaṣbah Chhīrāmaʾū[sic]/ Chhibramau , in sarkār Qannawj
The chronogrammatic title ‘Jūsh-i fayz̤ ’also suggests the date of completion, 1249/1833-4
The work consists of a short preface followed by 140 letters in total, some of which relate to exchanges with and observations on European officers, while others mention the affairs of women in varied professions and social circumstances
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Rough nastaʿlīq with rough nastʿlīq-i jalī for rubrics
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