Manuscript/Mixed Material Three treatises on Persian letter-writing and composition.

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Title
Three treatises on Persian letter-writing and composition.
Summary
Three works on Persian letter-writing and composition.
Contributor Names
Kanawjī, Khalīfah Shāh Muḥammad, active 17th century.
Rāy, Nūndah.
Created / Published
1239-1245 [1823-1829 or 1830]
Contents
Inshā-yi khalīfah / Khalīfah Shāh Muḥammad Kanawjī -- Dastūr-i ṣubyān / Nūndah Rāy -- Amadʹnāmah.
Subject Headings
-  Letter writing, Persian
-  Persian language--Style
-  Manuscripts, Persian--Washington (D.C.)
Notes
-  Manuscript.
-  Persian.
-  Title devised by cataloger.
-  Scribes not identified.
-  Written in India.
-  Paper; 1st work is on cream-color Indian paper; remaining 2 works are on laid paper with no visible chain lines or watermarks; black ink with rubrication; catchwords on 1st and 3rd works.
-  Nastaʻliq; 10-11 lines in written area 13-15.5 x 7.5-8.5 cm.
-  Fol. 1b-107a; fol.
-  Library of Congress. Persian manuscript, M105.
-  Contemporary dark red Indian binding withe embossed center medallions and corners.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress website.
Medium
107 (11 lines), 65 (11 lines), 77 (10 lines) leaves, paper : bound ; 21.5 x 13.5 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
PK6349 .T47 1823
Digital Id
https://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.amed/plmp.m105
Library of Congress Control Number
2016496952
Online Format
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Description
Three works on Persian letter-writing and composition.
LCCN Permalink
https://0-lccn.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/2016496952
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Credit Line: Library of Congress, African and Middle East Division, Near East Section Persian Manuscript Collection

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Kanawjī, Khalīfah Shāh Muḥammad, Active 17Th Century, and Nūndah Rāy. Three treatises on Persian letter-writing and composition. [to 1245 1823 to 1829 or 1830, 1823] Manuscript/Mixed Material. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2016496952/.

APA citation style:

Kanawjī, K. S. M. & Rāy, N. (1823) Three treatises on Persian letter-writing and composition. [to 1245 1823 to 1829 or 1830] [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2016496952/.

MLA citation style:

Kanawjī, Khalīfah Shāh Muḥammad, Active 17Th Century, and Nūndah Rāy. Three treatises on Persian letter-writing and composition. [to 1245 1823 to 1829 or 1830, 1823] Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2016496952/>.