[عباسنامه].

[ʻAbbāsnāmah].

Author
Format
Manuscript, Book
Language
Persian
Published/​Created
[17--?]
Description
114 leaves : paper ; 217 x 122 (172 x 94) mm. bound to 224 x 138 mm.

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Subject(s)
Summary note
History of the first fifteen years of the reign of Shāh ʻAbbās II.
Notes
  • Ms. codex.
  • Title supplied by cataloger, per Storey.
  • Pasted to inner front cover is a typed description of the ms.
  • Physical description: 17-18 lines per page; written in nastaʻliq in black on heavy glazed, laid Arabic paper. Rubrication and catchwords. A few lacunae. Extensive staining and some mildew along lower half of ms., but text largely unaffected. In good condition.
  • Incipit: نيايش خالقى را سزاست كه زبان محمدت سكال را از كلمات رنگين كسوت بال طاووسى دربر كرده كه درفضاى حدايق سخن سرائى بال فصاحت گشايد
Binding note
Rebound in modern European binding.
Language note
Persian.
Provenance
On fol. 1a, two owner's notes: Sayyid Ghulām Qāsim, and A.G. Ellis, dated 22-3-18.
References
Storey, C.A. Persian literature, I, 315
Other title(s)
Tārīkh-i Shāh ʻAbbās S̲ānī
OCLC
819760351
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