Manuscript/Mixed Material Nuskhah-i Badāyiʻ al-inshā = Buddayeh al Insha. نسخة بدايع الانشا = Buddayeh al Insha.

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Title
Nuskhah-i Badāyiʻ al-inshā = Buddayeh al Insha.
Other Title
نسخة بدايع الانشا = Buddayeh al Insha.
Summary
Treatise on Persian letter writing and prose composition.
Contributor Names
[Yūsufī, Yūsuf ibn Muḥammad ibn Yūsuf al-Maḥallī, -1559]
Clarke, Adam, approximately 1762-1832, former owner.
Created / Published
[early 19th century]
Subject Headings
-  Letter writing, Persian--Early works to 1800
-  Persian letters--Early works to 1800
-  Manuscripts, Persian--Washington (D.C.)
Notes
-  Manuscript.
-  Persian.
-  Title from fol. 1a.
-  Name of scribe not indicated.
-  Written in India.
-  Paper; cream-color, unpolished Indian laid paper with no visible chain lines or watermarks; black ink with Arabic passages translated into Persian in red ink; catchwords.
-  Author's name does not appear in the manuscript.
-  Former owner's name on end sheet.
-  Nastaʻliq; 15 lines in written area 16.5 x 9.5 cm.
-  Pages 1-220.
-  Library of Congress. Persian manuscript, M101.
-  Contemporary plain brown leather binding.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress website.
Medium
1, 220, 2 pages (15 lines), paper : bound ; 20.5 x 14.3 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
PK6349 .Y87 1800z
Digital Id
https://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.amed/plmp.m101
Library of Congress Control Number
2016496953
Online Format
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Description
Treatise on Persian letter writing and prose composition.
LCCN Permalink
https://0-lccn.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/2016496953
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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:

Yūsufī, Yūsuf Ibn Muḥammad Ibn Yūsuf Al-Maḥallī, -1559, and Adam Clarke. Nuskhah-i Badāyiʻ al-inshā = Buddayeh al Insha. [Early 19th Century] Manuscript/Mixed Material. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2016496953/.

APA citation style:

Yūsufī, Y. I. M. I. Y. A. & Clarke, A. Nuskhah-i Badāyiʻ al-inshā = Buddayeh al Insha. [Early 19th Century] [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2016496953/.

MLA citation style:

Yūsufī, Yūsuf Ibn Muḥammad Ibn Yūsuf Al-Maḥallī, -1559, and Adam Clarke. Nuskhah-i Badāyiʻ al-inshā = Buddayeh al Insha. [Early 19th Century] Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2016496953/>.