Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Or 9878 (Oriental Manuscripts, British Library)

Oriental Manuscripts


1 copy of Tūzuk-i Tīmūrī by Mīr Ṭālib-i Ḥusaynī

An anonymous and unfinished English translation of the memoirs of Timur, 1336-1405, the Tūzuk-i Tīmūrī, with some Latin notes on Syriac versions of the New Testament, etc

At the end there is a note 'Finished September 17th 1780

Language(s): English


Meredith-Owens 1968, page 22.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 113 ff
Dimensions (leaf): 32.8 × 20.5 cm.


Origin: 1780 CE

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on G. M. Meredith-Owens: Handlist of Persian manuscripts 1895-1966. London, 1968, with additional enhancements.


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