Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

IO Islamic 4756B (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)

India Office Library


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

Author: Unknown
Title: Accounts

A list of trees in Johnson’s garden at Ras Paklā?; lists of grants; a list of flowers; copies of treaties signed between Shujā’ al-Dawlah, Nawab Wazir of Oudh, and the East India Company in 1775 and 1778

Language(s): Persian


For a more detailed description see Sims-Williams 1986, page 18.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 59 ff (Varying sizes)



Origin: Late 18th century CE

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on U. Sims-Williams: Handlist of Islamic manuscripts acquired by the India Office Library 1938-85. London, 1986.


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