Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

IO Islamic 4756A (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)

India Office Library


The first of five volumes of miscellaneous papers from the collection of Richard Johnson

Author: Unknown

With parallel English translations establishing friendship between Nizam ‘Alī of Hyderabad and the East India Company on 12 Nov. 1766 and with Nawad of the Carnatic and the Soubah of the Deccan on 23 Feb. 1768, together with other English translations

Language(s): Persian and English


For a more detailed description see Sims-Williams 1986, page 18. 22-34 (vol 9)

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 33 ff
Dimensions (leaf): 38 × 23 cm.



Origin: Not after 1788 CE

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on U. Sims-Williams: Handlist of Islamic manuscripts acquired by the India Office Library 1938-85. London, 1986; Aitchison, Charles U. (comp.): A collection of treaties, engagements and sanads, relating to India and neighbouring countries. 14 vols. Calcutta, 1929-1933.


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