Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

RAS Persian 226. (Library, Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland)

Persian Manuscripts

Contents

1 copy of Inshāʼ-i Harikarn by Harikaṇa, Multānī

On watermarked European paper. aIn contrast to Codrington/Reade No 225 the title Irshad al-Talibin is not mentioned in the preface of this MS (nor in many others).

Incipit: Hamd u sanay [sic for thanay, seemingly] mar hadrat-i Izad-i muta'al
Language(s): Persian.

References

As for Codrington/Reade No 225.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: Folios 24
Dimensions (leaf): 5.5.

Layout

17 lines on a page

Hand(s)

Nasta'liq with shikastah forms.

Binding

English cloth and marbled-paper binding, presumable twentieth-century.

History

Origin: A.H. 1195.

Provenance and Acquisition

Presented by Sir Alexander Warre Malet, Bart.

Availability

Visitors are welcome to consult manuscripts in the library by prior appointment. Information on access is available on the library page of the Society's web site at www.royalasiaticsociety.org and appointments can be arranged by e-mailing library@royalasiaticsociety.org


Comments

Comment on this record

Please fill out your details.

How are we using your feedback? See our privacy policy.

TO TOP