Manuscript/Mixed Material Image 31 of [Ātashkadah]

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Title
[Ātashkadah]
Other Title
[آتشكده]
Summary
Biographical dictionary of Persian poets with extensive excerpts from their works.
Contributor Names
Āz̲ar Baygdilī, Luṭf ʻAlī ibn Āqā Khān, 1721 or 1722-1780 or 1781, author.
Created / Published
1210 [1795 or 1796]
Subject Headings
-  Poets, Persian--Biography--Early works to 1800
-  Persian poetry--Early works to 1800
-  Manuscripts, Persian--Washington (D.C.)
Notes
-  Manuscript.
-  Persian
-  Title supplied by cataloger.
-  Scribe not indicated.
-  Date on lower left corner of fol. 240b: "1210".
-  Probably copied in Iran.
-  Paper: dark cream-color, glazed laid paper with no visible chain lines or watermarks; black ink with rubrication and with passages also in gold and blue inks; text enclosed in blue and gold border; very elaborate unwan and gold medallions on the upper and lower corners of each leaf; no catchwords.
-  Nastaʻliq with Arabic passages in Naskhi; 24 lines in written area 21 x 12.5 cm.
-  Folios 1b-240b.
-  Library of Congress. Persian manuscript, [number].
-  Tan leather binding with embossed medallions front and back and embossed border.
-  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress website.
Medium
240 leaves (24 lines), bound : paper ; 27.7 x 19 cm
Call Number/Physical Location
PK6413 .A92 1795
Digital Id
https://0-hdl.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/loc.amed/plmp.m004
Library of Congress Control Number
2015481466
Language
Persian
Online Format
image
OCLC Number
18908865
Description
Biographical dictionary of Persian poets with extensive excerpts from their works.
LCCN Permalink
https://0-lccn.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/2015481466
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The contents of the Library of Congress Persian Language Manuscript Project are in the public domain or have no known copyright restrictions and are free to use and reuse.

Credit Line: Library of Congress, African and Middle East Division, Near East Section Persian Manuscript Collection

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Chicago citation style:

Āz̲Ar Baygdilī, Luṭf ʻAlī Ibn Āqā Khān, 1721 Or Or 1781, Author. Ātashkadah. [1795 or 1796, 1795] Manuscript/Mixed Material. https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2015481466/.

APA citation style:

Āz̲Ar Baygdilī, L. ʻ. I. Ā. K. (1795) Ātashkadah. [1795 or 1796] [Manuscript/Mixed Material] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://0-www.loc.gov.oasys.lib.oxy.edu/item/2015481466/.

MLA citation style:

Āz̲Ar Baygdilī, Luṭf ʻAlī Ibn Āqā Khān, 1721 Or Or 1781, Author. Ātashkadah. [1795 or 1796, 1795] Manuscript/Mixed Material. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2015481466/>.