RAS Persian 79. (Library, Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland)
1 copy of Tūzuk-i Āṣafī by Tajallī, ʻAlī Shāh, fl. 1775
Folio one, recto: a) Presented by Sir John Malcolm May 19 1827. b) In Persian, not by the scribe of the MS: Tarikh-i Nizam 'Ali Khan u Nasir Jang wa ghairuhu, 'History of Nizam 'Ali Khan and Nasir Jang etc.' c) English translation of this lacking 'etc.', in pencil. Headings and punctuation in red.
Imperfect at the end.
14 lines on a page
Red leather binding with tooled border. Seemingly Oriental with raised bands on the spine as in a European binding, but without structural function. (?)
Provenance and Acquisition
Presented by Sir John Malcom.