Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

IO Islamic 4787 (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)

India Office Library


1 copy of Addresses to Major Robert Garstin by Various authors

Addresses to Major Robert Garstin, of the Madras Army, Government Agent at Chepauk, from Muḥammad Ṣalābat Khān Naṣīr al-Mulk Intiẓām al-Dawlah Ghazanfar Jang Bahādur, محمد صلابت خان نصیر الملک انتظام الدوله dated 25 Zuʼl-H. 1263 (see I. O. Islamic 4794), and from Qiyām al-Dawlah Bahādur, قیام الدوله بهادر , and Qamar al-Dawlah Bahādur قمر الدوله بهادر dated 1 Jan. 1847

Also includes a verse written in his honour by Muḥammad Badr al-Dīn Ḥusayn Khān محمد بدر الدین حسین خان dated 1849 and an undated copy of it

Language(s): Persian and English


For a more detailed description see Sims-Williams 1986, page 21.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 4 items of varying sizes



Origin: Mid 19th 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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