Collection ID: 0032 | Metadata type: TEI
MS Or 374 Bahār-i dānish. / بهار دانش
TitleBahār-i dānish. / بهار دانش
- ʻInāyat Allāh, -approximately 1671 عناية الله،
Other related names
- Cotheal, Alexander Isaac, 1804-1894, former owner
Call numberMS Or 374
(New York, NY. 10027, Columbia University., Rare Book and Manuscript Library)
Item is undated; probably copied in the 18th century in India.
Collection of romantic tales in Persian derived from Indian sources. Large areas of text pasted over between f. 405 and 414.
- Manuscript codex.
- Title from added title (f. 1r).
- Effaced owner's statement (f. 451v); partially removed bookplate with the initials MLP [?] (inside back cover).
Extent451 leaves : 240 x 150 (180 x 100) mm, bound to 235 x 155 mm
BindingBound in red leather over pasteboard with flap; blind stamped central mandorla with two pendants on the vertical axis, four thin, radial lines and frame made up of blind tooled dots.
- Gift of Alexander Isaac Cotheal.
- Formerly owned by Alexander Isaac Cotheal (stamp f. 2r, 451v, second to last flyleaf verso).
- Tales--India--Early works to 1800
- Persian literature--1500-1796
- Manuscripts, Persian
- Codices (bound manuscripts)
- Manuscripts (documents)
- Early works
- Blind tooled (decoration)
- Envelope flaps (features)
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Table of contents
- fol. 1v — Bahār-i dānish.
Inside Front Cover
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Section: Bahār-i dānish.