Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

RAS Persian 215. (Library, Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland)

Persian Manuscripts


Summary of Contents: 1 copy of Burhān-i qāṭiʻ by Burhān, Muḥammad Ḥusayn ibn Khalaf Tabrīzī, 17th cent.
(As in Storey et al.) First folio, recto: Presentation stamp of the Society, the name not filled in. Headings, entries for words and punctuation in red. Scribe is Rahm (? Rahim?) Khan son of the late Mubariz Khan, known as Mamriz (?) Khan. Work is a Persian dictionary.
Incipit: Incipit,: Ay rahnama bi-har zaban dar afwah
Language(s): Persian.


Storey, iii, pp. 31-35.
Rieu, ii, p. 500.
Ethe, No 2495.
Entered in the Donations Register for 15 March 1834. No 12 in list of Persian MSS.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 573 folios
Dimensions (leaf): 12 × 8.5 in.


21 lines to the page


Nasta'liq. Rahm Khan


Limp leather Indian binding.


Provenance and Acquisition

Presented by Lieutentant Colonel Doyle.


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