Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Or 16178 (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)

Oriental Manuscripts

Muḥammad ‘Alī Ṭabāṭabā’ī Iṣfahānī's Rāḥat al-insān


1 copy of Rāḥat al-insān by Muḥammad ʿAlī Ṭabāṭabāʾī Iṣfahānī

A treatise on simple and compound remedies. By Muḥammad ʿAlī Ṭabāṭabāʾī Iṣfahānī (ca. 11th/17th century).

See Munzavī, FNKhF I p. 543, records only one other copy (Tehran University, Faculty of Medicine MS. 114/1). The present manuscript contains marginalia that include corrections as well as annotations, and so was presumably checked against another.

Purchased from A. Kazzaz.

Language(s): Persian

Physical Description

Form: codex
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Origin: 17th-19th centuries CE ; India

Record Sources

Based on unpublished description in M.I. Waley, Catalogue of Persian Manuscripts acquired 2000-2014.


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