Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

RAS Persian Uncat 1 (Library, Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland)

Persian Manuscripts


1 copy of Takhkirah-i Hamishah Bahar by Anon.

Author: Anon.

F1a: Signature of A.G. Ellis, dated 21.4.98. Inside front cover, pasted slip with handwritten description, price of 15/- and number E(llis?) 446. An anthology of Persian poems, some Indian, mostly quite late, including one of Fath 'Ali Shah Qajar (f24b). Begins with one of Mushtaq; ends with one of Mir Hutak Afghan. Written at the request of Hajji Muhammad Shirazi.

Incipit: makhwan zi dairam bi-ka'bah
Language(s): Persian.


None found.
Not the Hamishah Bahar of Kishanchand Ikhlas.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 164 folios
Dimensions (leaf): 7.5


13 lines to the page


Nasta'liq. Muhammad Ja'far Tihrani


Board binding, covers with marbled paper.


Origin: Thursday 6 Dhu 'l-Hijjah 1238.


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