Manuscript/Mixed Material Bāb-i haftum dar imāmat. باب هفتم در امامت.

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Title
Bāb-i haftum dar imāmat.
Other Title
باب هفتم در امامت.
Summary
Summary of Shīʻah doctrine and the Imamate.
Contributor Names
Dihlawī, ʻAbd al-ʻAzīz ibn Aḥmad, 1746 or 1747-1823 or 1824.
Created / Published
[between 1840 and 1860]
Subject Headings
-  Imamate
-  Shīʻah--Doctrines
-  Manuscripts, Persian--Washington (D.C.)
Notes
-  Manuscript.
-  Persian.
-  Title from fol. 1b, and comparison with a lithograph of a complete copy of Tuḥfah-ʹi Is̲nā ʻAsharīyah
-  Name of scribe not indicated.
-  Probably written in India.
-  Paper; thick tan-color laid paper with no visible chain lines or watermarks; text is enclosed in a border of two thin lines of red ink; black ink with interlinear translations in red ink; catchwords on rectos
-  Nastaʻliq (Persian text); naskh (Arabic text); 15-16 lines in written area 14.5 x 7.5 cm.
-  Fol. 1b-223b.
-  Library of Congress. Persian manuscript, M 9.
-  European quarter leather binding; red leather spine and corners with gold edging; black buckram.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress website.
-  Incipit: باب هفتم در امامت ...
-  Explicit/Colophon: تمام شد نسخه شريفه باب هفتم ... نواب قطب الدوله روز دشنبة تاريخ نهم جمادى الاول.
Medium
223 leaves (15-16 lines), bound : paper ; 20.5 x 13.5 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
BP166.94 .D54 1840z
Digital Id
https://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.amed/plmp.m009
Library of Congress Control Number
2015481726
Online Format
image
Description
Summary of Shīʻah doctrine and the Imamate.
LCCN Permalink
https://0-lccn.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/2015481726
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Credit Line: Library of Congress, African and Middle East Division, Near East Section Persian Manuscript Collection

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Chicago citation style:

Dihlawī, ʻAbd Al-ʻAzīz Ibn Aḥmad, 1746 Or Or 1824. Bāb-I Haftum Dar Imāmat. [Between 1840 and 1860, 1840] Manuscript/Mixed Material. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2015481726/.

APA citation style:

Dihlawī, ʻ. A. I. A. (1840) Bāb-I Haftum Dar Imāmat. [Between 1840 and 1860] [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2015481726/.

MLA citation style:

Dihlawī, ʻAbd Al-ʻAzīz Ibn Aḥmad, 1746 Or Or 1824. Bāb-I Haftum Dar Imāmat. [Between 1840 and 1860, 1840] Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2015481726/>.