تارىخ عالم‌آراى عباسى.

Tārīkh-i ʻĀlamʹārā-yi ʻAbbāsī.

Author
Format
  • Manuscript, Book
Language
Persian
Published/​Created
[1680-18--]
Description
416 leaves : paper ; 352 x 214 (260 x 151) mm. bound to 365 x 228 mm.

Details

Subject(s)
Summary note
History of the Safavid Shāh ʻAbbās and his predecessors.
Notes
  • Ms. codex.
  • Title from colophon on fol. 139a.
  • Physical description: 28 lines per page; written in nastaʻliq in black on tan glazed, laid Arabic paper. Rubrication, catchwords, and a few marginal notes. Some staining and marginal paper repairs; fol. 355-367 have extensive water damage and paper repairs and are mildewed. Incomplete at beginning; fol. 240-296, 368-416 are replacements on machine-made paper.
  • Origin: Ṣaḥīfah 1 completed 16 Shawwāl 1091 H [9 November 1680] (fol. 139a). Ṣaḥīfah 2 completed 1 Shaʻbān 1092 H [16 August 1681]. Maqṣid 2 completed in the 19th century.
Binding note
Full brown leather with blind-stamped central mandorla, pendants, and fillets; yellow-orange paper doublures. Water damaged.
Language note
Persian.
Contents
fol. 1a-139a: Ṣaḥīfah 1 -- fol. 140a-367a: Ṣaḥīfah 2 -- fol. 368b-415a: Maqṣid 2.
Provenance
Owner's stamps on fol. 1a and other pages throughout ms.
References
  • Storey, C. A. Persian literature, I, 310
  • Āghā Buzurg. Dharīʻah, III, 263-4
Other title(s)
  • ʻĀlamʹārā-yi ʻAbbāsī.
  • عالم‌آراى عباسى.
  • Tārīkh-i Ṣafavīyah
  • تارىخ صفويه
OCLC
811349602
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