Manuscript/Mixed Material Ḥikāyat-i Sayf al-Mulūk va Badīʻ al-Jamāl. حكايت سيف الملوك و بديع الجمال. / Qiṣṣah-i Sayf al-Mulūk va Badīʻ al-Jamāl

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Title
Ḥikāyat-i Sayf al-Mulūk va Badīʻ al-Jamāl.
Other Title
حكايت سيف الملوك و بديع الجمال.
Qiṣṣah-i Sayf al-Mulūk va Badīʻ al-Jamāl
Summary
Tale of Sayf al-Mulūk and Badiʼʻ al-Jamāl, also recorded in an Arabic version in the Arabian Nights.
Created / Published
4 Shavvāl 1034 [10 July 1625]
Subject Headings
-  Manuscripts, Persian--Washington (D.C.)
Notes
-  Manuscript.
-  Persian.
-  Title from colophon.
-  Written by Badīʻ al-Dīn valad-i Kamāl al-Dīn ibn Rukn al-Dīn ...
-  Written in India.
-  Former owner's name at end: "Herbert Lloyd, Sept. 1775."
-  Paper; cream color laid paper with no visible lines or watermarks; text in ruled border of six thin lines of black, red and blue; black ink with rubrication and red overlining.
-  Rieu, Charles. Catalogue of the Persian manuscripts in the British Museum, p. 764
-  Rypka. History of Iranian literature, p. 633
-  Fol. 1b-64b.
-  Nastaʻliq; 15 lines in written area 14.2 x 6.5 cm.
-  Library of Congress. Persian manuscript, M113.
-  Brown leather 18th century binding.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress website.
Medium
64 leaves (15 lines), paper : bound ; 15.5 x 9.5 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
PK6470 .S29 1625
Digital Id
https://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.amed/plmp.m113
Library of Congress Control Number
2016496956
Online Format
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Description
Tale of Sayf al-Mulūk and Badiʼʻ al-Jamāl, also recorded in an Arabic version in the Arabian Nights.
LCCN Permalink
https://0-lccn.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/2016496956
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