Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

IO Islamic 4517 (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)

India Office Library

Muntakhab-i tavarikh of Jagjivan Das


1 copy of Muntakhab-i tavārīkh by Jagjīvan Dās

Concise history of India by Jagjīvan Dās, composed in 1120/1708-9

Dated: Jumādá II 1240/1825

Scribe: Shīvshankar ibn Mūlshankar Khanbāyatī

Language(s): Persian

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 79 ff.
Dimensions (leaf): 264 × 140 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Based on unpublished description in Catalogue of Persian Manuscripts in the India Office Library, vol. 3.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_f027r


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