RAS Persian 237. (Library, Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland)
1 copy of Haft z̤ābiṭah by ʻAlī Naqī Khān ibn Sayyid Ḥishmat ʻAlī
Margins ruled in red in the earlier part. Headings and punctuation in red. A treatise on letter-writing for beginners, in seven sections called dabita (rule), whence the titles, which do not appear in the text or, in this manuscript, elsewhere.
Red leather Indian binding with stamped and painted decoration, possibly restored and rebacked in England.
Provenance and Acquisition
Bequeathed by Major David Price.