Manuscript/Mixed Material [Collection of miscellaneous texts in Persian and Arabic inluding prayers] Garden reach

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Title
[Collection of miscellaneous texts in Persian and Arabic inluding prayers]
Other Title
Garden reach
Summary
Collection of texts in Persian and Arabic, mostly unidentified, two works with titles are Bayaẓ-i Adʻiyah in praise of the Mogul hero Muḥammad Bahādūr Sirāj al-Dīn; and the other, al-Majlisī's Ḥulyat al-muttaqīn
Created / Published
1273 [1856 or 1857]
Subject Headings
-  Manuscripts, Persian--Washington (D.C.)
Notes
-  Manuscript.
-  Persian and Arabic.
-  Title devised by cataloger.
-  Scribes not identified.
-  Name of former owner on spine: Nawab M.M. Hosein.
-  Probably originally written in Iran; binding and end notes from India.
-  Paper; thin, light beige paper; text surrounded with an outer ruled border of a single blue line and the text area by a border of thin red and blue lines; paper lightly stained in lower corners; about 120-130 pages from the end have insect damage near the gutters in the upper part of the pages.
-  Nastaʻliq and naskh; (Arabic text in naskh; Persian translation in nastaʻliq; 13 lines.
-  Library of Congress. Persian manuscript, M102.
-  Binding; red leather with single embossed gold flower in center of covers and embossed gold borders; spine is completely detached and is decorated with gold bands and single gold flowers; top of spine has gold lettering "Nawab M.M. Hosein" and at the bottom "Garden reach", inside papers have overall geometric pattern in purple and white.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress website.
Medium
206 leaves (13 lines), paper : bound ; 20.5x 11.3 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
PK6431 .C65 1856
Digital Id
https://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.amed/plmp.m102
Library of Congress Control Number
2017498307
Language
Online Format
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OCLC Number
20490821
Description
Collection of texts in Persian and Arabic, mostly unidentified, two works with titles are Bayaẓ-i Adʻiyah in praise of the Mogul hero Muḥammad Bahādūr Sirāj al-Dīn; and the other, al-Majlisī's Ḥulyat al-muttaqīn
LCCN Permalink
https://0-lccn.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/2017498307
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Credit Line: Library of Congress, African and Middle East Division, Near East Section Persian Manuscript Collection

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Collection of miscellaneous texts in Persian and Arabic inluding prayers. [1856 or 1857, 1856] Manuscript/Mixed Material. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2017498307/.

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(1856) Collection of miscellaneous texts in Persian and Arabic inluding prayers. [1856 or 1857] [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2017498307/.

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