RAS Persian 119. (Library, Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland)
1 copy of Akbar-namah. Vol. I. Part 1 by Abū al-Faz̤l ibn Mubārak, 1551-1602
Final written folio, verso, contains the opening passage of vol. 1, part 2. First front flyleaf, verso, name and titles of Sir Charles Malet: Ihtisham al-Daulah Nasir al-Mulk Charls War Malit Bahadur. Second front flyleaf, recto: Presented to the Oriental Translation Committee by Sir A Malet Baronet. Inside back cover: armorial bookplate of Sir Chas Warre Malet. Uniform with Codrington/Reade No 120. Some headings and punctuation in red.
17 lines on a page
Brown leather binding with painted decoration and printed patterned paper doublures.
Provenance and Acquisition
Presented by Sir A. Malet.