Manuscript/Mixed Material Sharḥ-i Jām-i jahān numā. شرح جام جهان نما.

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Title
Sharḥ-i Jām-i jahān numā.
Other Title
شرح جام جهان نما.
Summary
Book of historical and other anecdotes, beginning with anecdotes about nature.
Created / Published
[2 April 1759]
Subject Headings
-  History--Anecdotes--Early works to 1800
-  Literature--Anecdotes--Early works to 1800
-  Science--Anecdotes--Early works to 1800
-  Manuscripts, Persian--Washington (D.C.)
Notes
-  Manuscript.
-  Persian.
-  Title from colophon.
-  Written by Sayyid Raḥim ʻAlī and Shaykh Walī Muḥammad ibn Manṣūr.
-  Date from colophon: 4 Shaʻbān of the first year of Shāh ʻĀlam son of Shāh ʻĀlamgīr (2 April 1759)
-  Written in India.
-  Paper; medium cream color paper with no visible watermarks; black ink with rubrication; extensive worm damage throughout; catchwords.
-  Nastaʻliq; 17 lines in written area 17.5 x 9 cm.
-  Fol. 1b-40a.
-  Library of Congress. Persian manuscript, M29.
-  Disbound.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress website.
Medium
40 leaves (17 lines), paper : disbound ; 17.5 x 8.5 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
D10 .S48 1759
Digital Id
https://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.amed/plmp.m029
Library of Congress Control Number
2017406045
Online Format
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Description
Book of historical and other anecdotes, beginning with anecdotes about nature.
LCCN Permalink
https://0-lccn.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/2017406045
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Credit Line: Library of Congress, African and Middle East Division, Near East Section Persian Manuscript Collection

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