Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

ms. 24947 (SOAS Library, School of Oriental and African Studies)

Special Collections


1 copy of Jāmiʿ-i Bahādur Khānī by Ghulām Ḥusayn ibn Fatḥ Muḥammad Karbalāʾī Jawnpūrī

A Persian treatise on mathematics and astronomy, based on Arabic and English sources. With an 'unwan on f.1. Diagrams between ff.242 and 245, and many spaces left for diagrams in the text

Incipit: مخبرين طرازى كه از نوك خامه وجدان هر سطح قرطاس
Explicit: روز ابتداى تاليف شنبه سنه 1348 هجری قدسی بود و روز انتهاى تاليف شنبه پانزده هم جمادی الثانی سنه 1349
Language(s): Persian

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 340 f.
Dimensions (leaf):
Dimensions (written):





Origin: 1249 AH; 1833 CE

Provenance and Acquisition

Bequest of Douglas Craven Phillott Kashmir 1899


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