Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

CODRINGTON/READE NO 69 (7). BOX 33. (Library, Royal Asiatic Society of Great Britain and Ireland)

Persian Manuscripts


1 copy of Hakikat i bina wa 'uruj i firqah i Sikhan by Anon.

Author: Anon.

Folio one, recto: a) In red: Haqiqat-i bana wa 'uruj i firqah i Sikhan. b) Origin of the Seiks. c) At bottom left: B. Bound with Codrington/Reade No 69 (1), q.v. The second of the ten items in the volume. A short history of the origin and rise of the Sikhs. Some punctuation in red.

Incipit: Dar 'ahd i Hadrat i gitisitani Zahir al-Din Muhammad Babur
Language(s): Persian.


Storey, i, p. 677.
This and No 69 (3) are the only copies noted by Storey.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: Folios 19
Dimensions (leaf): 8.5


15 and 16 lines on a page


Shikastah Amiz.


Provenance and Acquisition

Presented by Sir Alexander Malet.


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