RAS Persian 345 (Library, Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland)
Summary of Contents: 1 copy of A brief history of the Mughal Empire, from the birth of Aurangzib to the reign of Muhammad Shah by Anon.
Title: A brief history of the Mughal Empire, from the birth of Aurangzib to the reign of Muhammad Shah.
F1a. Signature of David Price. Marginal notes in the hand of Price.
Incipit: Muhiyy al-Din Muhammad Aurangzib
For Price's bequest see J.R.A.S., iii (1836), pp. xii-xiv, lx.
Extent: 20 folios
Dimensions (leaf): 10 × 5.75 in.
15 lines to the page
Red leather Indian binding with stamped and painted decoration.
Origin: In colophon 6 Safar 1110, but this is later than events described in the text. Cf. Codrington/Reade 345 (2) and (3) and emend to 1210? (1795-6?).
Provenance and Acquisition
Bequeathed by Major David Price.