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X892.8 Ad9 Adventures of Hatim Tai.
TitleAdventures of Hatim Tai.
Other related names
- Cotheal, Alexander Isaac, 1804-1894, former owner
- Cotheal, Alexander Isaac, 1804-1894, donor
- Turner, William W. 1810-1859, former owner
Call numberX892.8 Ad9
(New York, NY. 10027, Columbia University, Rare Book and Manuscript Library)
LanguagePersian with some English glosses
- between 1800 and 1853?
Persian-learner's copy of the story. In some sections, the story appears on rectos, and glosser terms in Persian and English appear on the facing verso (f. 1v-9v); in other sections, the story appears on both recto and verso, with vocabulary items annotated in English in the margin (f. 46-113).
- Manuscript codex.
- Title from inscription (f. 1r).
- Inscription: "Wm. W. Turner, Esq.-- from his Friend Ch[...] Wexford -- NYork 1853 -- and to his Friend -- Alexander I. Coltheal -- from W.W. Turner" (flyleaf verso at back of book).
ExtentIi, 111, i leaves : 224 x 182 (185 x 137) mm, bound to 227 x 184 x 21 mm
BindingRed leather over pulpboard with faint gold-tooled (now greenish) frame of parallel lines; plain paper doublure.
- Gift of Alexander I. Cotheal (library bookplate inside front cover).
- Given by Ch[...] Wexford to William W. Turner in 1853 and then to Alexander I. Cotheal (note in pencil, back flyleaf verso).
- Formerly owned by Alexander I. Cotheal (stamp, f. 1r)
- Persian prose literature
- Romances, Persian
- Manuscripts, Persian--New York (State)--New York
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Table of contents
- fol. 1r — Adventures of Hatim Tai
- fol. 1r — Stamp
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Section: Adventures of Hatim Tai