محرق القلوب.

Muḥarriq al-qulūb.

Author
Format
  • Manuscript, Book
Language
Persian
Published/​Created
Tihrān, [1812]
Description
258 leaves : paper ; 210 x 155 (160 x 102) mm. bound to 213 x 156 mm.

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Summary note
Shiite biography of the Prophet, Fāṭimah, and the Imams.
Notes
  • Ms. codex.
  • Title from fol. 2a; title also appears on fore edge and on horizontal spine label.
  • On cover: Label reading "85" in Arabic script.
  • Physical description: 21 lines per page; written in neat naskhi in black on cream glazed, laid European paper. Headings in red; keywords and Arabic quotations overlined in red. A few marginal notes; catchwords. First leaf of text missing. Binding and first leaf partly detached; otherwise in excellent condition.
  • Origin: Copy completed 19 Ṣafar 1227 H. [4 March 1812] at al-Madrasah al-Ṣadrīyah in Tehran, by Muḥammad Ḥusayn al-Tihrānī (fol. 257a).
Binding note
Full brown leather binding with stamped central mandorla, pendants, and fillets.
Language note
Persian.
References
Storey, C. A. Persian literature, I, 220.
OCLC
708251417
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