Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Ouseley 280 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Ouseley Collection

Contents

3 works by 2 authors on the subjects of Persian letters and Mogul Empire

1. ff. 1-19

The first leaf contains several seals

Language(s): Persian

References

Ethé 1930
2. ff. 22-83
Language(s): Persian

References

Ethé 162

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 91 ff.

Hand(s)

Shikastah

History

Origin: Lucknow; Ramaḍān 1194 AH; September 1780 CE

Provenance and Acquisition

The collections of Sir William Ouseley, d. 1842.

Purchased by the Bodleian Library in 1843.

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on: Beeston, A. F. L. (Alfred Felix Landon); Ethé, Hermann, 1844-1917.; Sachau, Eduard,1845-1930; Catalogue of the Persian, Turkish, Hindûstânî, and Pushtû manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, Oxford; at the Clarendon Press 1889-1953

Availability

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Funding of Cataloguing

JISC


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