Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

ms. 52338 (SOAS Library, School of Oriental and African Studies)

Special Collections

Contents

2 works by 2 authors on the subject of Islamic astrology

1.

A horoscope of the birth of Fath Ali Shah and astronomical tables relating to his life. Includes illuminated headings and various artistic forms of handwriting and rubrications

Incipit: ولادت کثیر السعادة شاهنشاه فلك
Colophon: قواعد فارسی که بخط مرحوم حاجی میرزا علی طاب ثراه است
Language(s): Persian
2.
Incipit: چون بعون الله تعالی ویمن توفیقه از استخراج تواریخ و تصحیح درجه طالع همیون
Language(s): Persian

Physical Description

Form: codex
1b-91a f. 91b-107a f.
Dimensions (leaf):
Dimensions (written):

Layout

Hand(s)

Nasta'liq

History

Origin:

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Funding of Cataloguing

JISC


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