Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Oo. 6.16 (University Library, Cambridge University)

Oriental Manuscripts


Summary of Contents: Second maqṣad of the Tarīkh-i ʻālam ārā-yi ʻAbbāsī, comprising the history of ʻAbbās I, Shah of Iran, 1571-1629 from the beginning of 1026 / 1617 to his death in 1038 / 1629.Together with Oo.6.17 and Add.201 these three independant volumes make up a complete copy of the work.

Physical Description

Form: codex
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Origin: 1050 AH; 1640 CE

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on E. G. Browne: A hand-list of the Muhammadan manuscripts, including all those written in the Arabic character, preserved in the Library of the University of Cambridge. Cambridge, 1900 E. G. Browne: A catalogue of the Persian manuscripts in the Library of the University of Cambridge. Cambridge, 1896 abbreviated by the OCIMCO project team.


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