Manuscript/Mixed Material Kitāb-i akhlāq al-muḥsinī. كتاب اخلاق المحسني.

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Title
Kitāb-i akhlāq al-muḥsinī.
Other Title
كتاب اخلاق المحسني.
Summary
Text on fundamentals of Islamic ethics.
Contributor Names
Kāshifī, Ḥusayn Vāʻiẓ, -1504 or 1505, author.
Munro, Thomas, Sir, 1761-1827, former owner.
Created / Published
Jumādá al-awwal 1222 [July/August 1807]
Subject Headings
-  Islamic ethics--Early works to 1800
-  Religious life--Islam--Early works to 1800
-  Manuscripts, Persian--Washington (D.C.)
Notes
-  Manuscript.
-  Persian.
-  Title and date from colophon.
-  Scribe's name in colophon: Muḥammad Gaws̲.
-  Bookplate of former owner, Thomas Munro, page 2 of cover.
-  Probably written in India.
-  Paper: cream color laid paper with horizontal chain lines and no visible watermarks; black ink with rubrication; catchwords on rectos.
-  Nastaʻliq; 15 lines in written area 21 x 11 cm.
-  Folios 1b-162a.
-  Library of Congress. Persian manuscript, M 44.
-  Binding is contemporary red leather Indian binging with gold embossed medalions in center, corners, and margins.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress website.
-  Incipit: حضرت پادشاه علي الاطلاق و شاهنشاه بالاستحقاق عزت كلمته و جلت قديرته ...
-  Explicit/Colophon: تمت الكتاب بعون الله الملك الوهاب كتاب اخلاق المحسني ... جمادى الاول سنة يكهزار و دو صد و بست ودو هجري ...
Medium
162 leaves (15 lines), bound : paper ; 28.3 x 17 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
BJ1291 .K3 1807
Digital Id
https://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.amed/plmp.m044
Library of Congress Control Number
2015481529
Language
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OCLC Number
18926141
Description
Text on fundamentals of Islamic ethics.
LCCN Permalink
https://0-lccn.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/2015481529
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Credit Line: Library of Congress, African and Middle East Division, Near East Section Persian Manuscript Collection

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Kāshifī, Ḥusayn VāʻIẓ, -1504 Or 1505, Author, and Thomas Munro. Kitāb-I Akhlāq Al-Muḥsinī. [Jumādá al-awwal July/August 1807, 1807] Manuscript/Mixed Material. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2015481529/.

APA citation style:

Kāshifī, Ḥ. V. & Munro, T. (1807) Kitāb-I Akhlāq Al-Muḥsinī. [Jumādá al-awwal July/August 1807] [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2015481529/.

MLA citation style:

Kāshifī, Ḥusayn VāʻIẓ, -1504 Or 1505, Author, and Thomas Munro. Kitāb-I Akhlāq Al-Muḥsinī. [Jumādá al-awwal July/August 1807, 1807] Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2015481529/>.