RAS Persian 361 (Library, Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland)
1 copy of Kullīyāt-i Anvarī by Anvarī, Awḥad al-Dīn, d. 1189 or 90
The initial entry is written on a page inserted in the Library copy of Codrington, after p. 545. Incomplete at end and the final folio does not follow on from the preceding on. F1a: ) Note of ownership, next to impression of small oval seal of Mu'izz al-din al-Husaini, dated A.H. 1130. b) Note of purchase, partly defaced. Contains qasidahs, ghazals, ruba'is and muqatta'at, ending with a mathnawi on the infatuation of the wife of Tal al-Din, which is incomplete. Headings in red.
18 lines on a page
Brown leather binding, the doublures supplied with parts of pages from a printed English-Persian vocabulary. The spine with tooled title etc a modern replacement.
Provenance and Acquisition
Provenance: Seyyed Ameer Ali.