Manuscript/Mixed Material Qiṣṣah-ʼi Sayf al-Mulūk va Badīʻ al-Jamāl. قصۀ سيف الملوك و بديع الجمال. / Qiṣṣah-ʼi ʻishq al-juzʼ al-awwal Sayf al-Mulūk va Badīʻ al-Jamāl / Saif al-Muluk wa Badīʻ al-Jamāl

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Title
Qiṣṣah-ʼi Sayf al-Mulūk va Badīʻ al-Jamāl.
Other Title
قصۀ سيف الملوك و بديع الجمال.
Qiṣṣah-ʼi ʻishq al-juzʼ al-awwal Sayf al-Mulūk va Badīʻ al-Jamāl
Saif al-Muluk wa 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
[late 18th century?]
Subject Headings
-  Manuscripts, Persian--Washington (D.C.)
Notes
-  Manuscript.
-  Persian.
-  Title from colophon.
-  Scribe not identified.
-  Written in India.
-  Paper; light cream color, high quality, heavy laid paper with no visible chain lines or watermarks; black ink with rubrication; elaborate unwan preceding text in red, yellow, green, and black; fol. 1b only has border of a black line with an inner border of thin red, wide green, and thin red line; catchwords.
-  Nastaʻliq; 13 lines in written area 14 x 8 cm.
-  Fol. 1b-87b.
-  Library of Congress. Persian manuscript, M137.
-  Red leather Indian binding with embossed medallions front and back, highlighted in light grey with a floral design; border of darker red leather with repetitive design also in grey.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress website.
Medium
87 leaves (13 lines), paper : bound ; 19.3 x 14 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
PK6470 .S29 1790z
Digital Id
https://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.amed/plmp.m137
Library of Congress Control Number
2017406046
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/2017406046
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