Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

RAS Persian 200. (Library, Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland)

Persian Manuscripts


Summary of Contents: 1 copy of Makhzan al-Adwiyah wa Tadhkirat Uli al-Nuha. Vol. III by ʻAqīlī ʻAlavī Shīrāzī, Muḥammad Ḥusayn ibn Muḥammad Hādī, 18th cent. .

Continues directly from vol. II, is in the same format, but perhaps not all written by the same scribe. Text ends in the middle of the page, with the completion of the section on simple drugs. Old continuous foliation runs from 702 to 1040. Flyleaves before and after text have note of Colebrooke's presentation, as on vol. II. Manuscript consists of the twentieth to the twenty-eighth chapter of the work. Headings in red.

Language(s): Persian.


As for Codrington/Reade No 198

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 339 folios
Dimensions (leaf): 15 × 10 in.


21 lines to the page




Binding uniform with vols. I and II.


Provenance and Acquisition

Presented by H.T.Colebrooke.


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