Manuscript/Mixed Material Kitāb Rawḍat al-jannah. كتاب روضة الجنة. / Garden of paradise

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Title
Kitāb Rawḍat al-jannah.
Other Title
كتاب روضة الجنة.
Garden of paradise
Summary
Biographies of both Sunni and Shiʻah Muslims.
Contributor Names
Muḥammad Bāqir ibn Zayn al-ʻĀbidīn, 1811 or 1812-1895 or 1896, author.
Merrick, James Lyman, 1803-1866, former owner.
Created / Published
[185-?]
Subject Headings
-  Muslims--Biography
-  Shīʻah--Biography
-  Manuscripts, Persian--Washington (D.C.)
Notes
-  Manuscript.
-  Persian.
-  Caption title.
-  Name of scribe not indicated.
-  Probably written in Iran.
-  Former owner's signature, J. L. Merrick, A.B.C.F.M., on fol. 1a
-  Paper; polished white laid paper with horizontal chain lines; no decorative elements; black ink with rubrication.
-  Naskh; 15 lines in written area
-  Fol. 1b-311a.
-  Library of Congress. Persian manuscript, M 48.
-  Modern black leather binding; remains of original binding in pocket.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress website.
Medium
311 leaves (15 lines), bound : paper ; 21.5 x 16 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
BP70 .M744 1850z
Digital Id
https://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.amed/plmp.m048
Library of Congress Control Number
2016404190
Language
Online Format
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OCLC Number
19102289
Description
Biographies of both Sunni and Shiʻah Muslims.
LCCN Permalink
https://0-lccn.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/2016404190
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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:

Muḥammad Bāqir Ibn Zayn Al-ʻĀbidīn, 1811 Or Or 1896, Author, and James Lyman Merrick. Kitāb Rawḍat al-jannah. [185-?] Manuscript/Mixed Material. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2016404190/.

APA citation style:

Muḥammad Bāqir Ibn Zayn Al-ʻĀbidīn, 1. O. O. 1. & Merrick, J. L. Kitāb Rawḍat al-jannah. [185-?] [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2016404190/.

MLA citation style:

Muḥammad Bāqir Ibn Zayn Al-ʻĀbidīn, 1811 Or Or 1896, Author, and James Lyman Merrick. Kitāb Rawḍat al-jannah. [185-?] Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2016404190/>.