Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Or. 11170 (St. Pancras, British Library)

Oriental Manuscripts

Contents

Volume containing several works

4. ff 164r-189v

A rūznāmchah or personal journal of the “mutiny” in Dehli, from 11 to 23 May 1857

In Urdu ff. 165r-179r and Persian ff. 179v-189v

Language(s): Persian and Urdu

References

For a more detailed description see Waley 1998, page 18.
5. ff 190v-202v

A transcript of news items from issues of Sirāj al-akhbār ( سراح الاخبار ), a newspaper published in Dehli during the “mutiny”, 26 Ramaẓān to 19 Shavvāl 1257

Language(s): Persian

References

For a more detailed description see Waley 1998, page 18.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 292 ff
Dimensions (leaf): 30 × 19 cm.

History

Origin: 1257 AH ; India

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on M. I. Waley: Supplementary handlist of Persian manuscripts, 1966-1998. London, 1998

Availability

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