Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Delhi Arabic 18 (St. Pancras, British Library)

Oriental Manuscripts

Contents

1 copy of Tafsīr-i tawz̤īḥ by unknown

Author: Unknown

The Qurʼān accompanied by a Persian paraphrase and commentary of unknown authorship

The title Tafsīr-i Tawz̤īḥ is written twice on f 1Br in a later hand, but this work is different from that with the same title described under No. 151 in the Būhār Persian catalogue

Filiation: I.O. Islamic 4796 (British Library).
Language(s): Arabic and Persian

References

For a more detailed description see Persian III, .

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 413 ff.
Dimensions (leaf): 28 × 22.5 cm.

Hand(s)

Bihārī style script

Decoration

Ruled borders

Binding

20th century European half leather binding

Seal(s):

In f 49B on a fragment tipped in by mistake: Diyānat Allāh dated 1222 RY 2 [of Akbar Shāh II]

History

Origin: 18th century CE

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on Arberry, Levy and Storey: Catalogue of the Persian manuscripts in the Library of the India Office. Vol. 3. (Unpublished)

Availability

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card for admissions procedures contact British Library, Registering for a Reader Pass). Contact apac-enquiries@bl.uk for further information on the availability of this manuscript


Comments

Comment on this record

Please fill out your details.

How are we using your feedback? See our privacy policy.

TO TOP