Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

RAS Persian 201. (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. IV by ʻAqīlī ʻAlavī Shīrāzī, Muḥammad Ḥusayn ibn Muḥammad Hādī, 18th cent. .

The text ends abruptly at the bottom of the page, but is continued directly in Vol. V. Folio preceding text, recto, in ink: Presented by H.T. Colebrooke Feby 7, 1824. Folio following text, verso, similar note in pencil. European paper with watermarks including J Whatman and I Taylor. (Paper of vols. I-III not noted) Appendix to the first part and first portion of the second part of the work. Headings in red.

Incipit: Incipit (of conclusion to part 1): Dar bayan-i ti'dad-i adwiyah-i madhkurah
Language(s): Persian.


As for Codrington/Reade No 198.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 454 folios
Dimensions (leaf): 15 × 10 in.


21 lines to the page




Binding, uniform with that of Codrington/Reade No 198. Covers detached.


Provenance and Acquisition

Presented by H.T. Colebrooke.


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