Manuscript/Mixed Material Risālah-i Firdawsīyah. رسالة فردوسية.

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Title
Risālah-i Firdawsīyah.
Other Title
رسالة فردوسية.
Summary
Anonymous miscellany in prose and poetry dealing with spring, education, medical matters, trades, military matters and finally a lengthy section in praise of an unnamed individual.
Created / Published
[17--?]
Subject Headings
-  Manuscripts, Persian--Washington (D.C.)
Notes
-  Manuscript.
-  Persian.
-  Caption title.
-  Written in India?
-  Paper: light cream-color, slightly glossy, laid paper; black ink with rubrication. Catchwords on rectos.
-  Folio 192b mentions a military expedition by an unidentified leader from the Sultanate of Lahore in the direction of Tūrān.
-  Nastaʻlīq script; 15 lines in written area 21 x 10.5 cm.
-  Folio 1b-202a.
-  Library of Congress Persian manuscript, 285/21.
-  Binding is dark red leather Persian-style binding with gold medallions with floral motifs at center and at each of the four corners.
-  "1285C3, 11 Mr 44"--Flyleaf.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress website.
Medium
8, 202, 3 leaves (15 lines) bound : paper ; 28 x 16.5 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
PK6529 .I73 1700z
Digital Id
https://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.amed/plmp.m136
http://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.wdl/wdl.14350
Library of Congress Control Number
2012498624
Online Format
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Description
Anonymous miscellany in prose and poetry dealing with spring, education, medical matters, trades, military matters and finally a lengthy section in praise of an unnamed individual.
LCCN Permalink
https://0-lccn.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/2012498624
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Credit Line: Library of Congress, African and Middle East Division, Near East Section Persian Manuscript Collection

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