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    Kitāb-i Tārīkh-i ʻĀlamʹāra. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. Manuscript. Persian. Title from colophon. Probably written in Iran. Paper is light cream, glazed laid stock; black ink with headings, ...

    • Contributor: Iskandar Munshi
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1812
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    Durrat al-tāj. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Manuscript. Persian and Arabic. Title from folio 1a. Fol. 6a: Ibn Rustam Khān Ṣafī Qulī. Probably written in Iran. Paper: thick, cream colored polished Middle Eastern style, without distinctive chain or laid ...

    • Contributor: Ibn Rustam Khān Ṣafī Quli
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1500
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    Muntakhab-i Shāhʹnāmah-i Ḥakīm Abū al-Qāsim Firdawsī, ʻalayhi al-raḥmah va al-maghfirah. Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Manuscript. Persian. Title from folio 7a. Place of writing not indicated. Paper; cream-colored laid paper; black ink; rubrication; pages in four colums within a blue-cream-gold-cream-gold border; few marginal notes and corrections; catchwords ...

    • Contributor: Firdawsi
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1618
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    [Unnamed Sufi treatise] Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Manuscript. Persian; colophon in Arabic. Title supplied by cataloger. Written by ʻAlī al-Ḥusaynī (calligrapher)--Colophon. Probably written in Herat or Mashhad. Paper; firm cream colored paper inlaid into light cream (folios 1-8) or ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1520
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    Muntakhab-i Mas̲navī-i sharīf. Catalog Record Only

    Manuscript. Persian. Title from colophon. Miyān Shāh ʻĀlim Gharīb ʻArīf Jābirī, sākin-i mawz̤aʻ-i Jalhārī Bahāʼikhān. Jalhārī Bahāʼikhān, India (now Pakistan). Paper: thick greyish Eastern paper and Eastern laid paper; scraps of paper, ...

    • Contributor: Jalāl Al Dīn Rūmi
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Mas̲navī maʻnavī. Catalog Record Only

    Manuscript. Persian. Title from folio 2a. Probably written in Iran. Paper; cream-colored Middle Eastern slightly polished paper; black ink with rubrication; richly decorated title page, page following title page and chapter headings; ...

    • Contributor: Jalāl Al Dīn Rūmi
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    [Unidentified treatise on prosody by Maḥmūd ibn ʻUmar al-Najātī al-Nīsābūrī]. Catalog Record Only

    Manuscript. Persian. Title from flyleaf: "ʻAruz̤-i Jāmī, 934." Flyleaf: "al-faqīr istiṣaḥḥahu Mīr Muḥammad ʻĀrif ibn-i Jamīl [illegible] ʻafá ʻanh." At end of text by a much later hand: "934 Q." Written in ...

    • Contributor: Najātī, Maḥmūd Ibn ʻUmar
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Bahāristān-i Jāmī. Catalog Record Only

    Manuscript. Persian Title from cover. Paper; thick cream-colored laid paper with no visible watermarks in poor condition with some damp staining to the top edge and extensive worm damage throughout. Black ink ...

    • Contributor: Jāmi
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Risālah-i Firdawsīyah. Catalog Record Only

    Manuscript. Persian. Caption title. Written in India? Paper: light cream-color, slightly glossy, laid paper; black ink with rubrication. Catchwords on rectos. Anonymous miscellany in prose and poetry dealing with spring, education, medical ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Waqiat-i-Nadiri (History of Nadir Shah) / Catalog Record Only

    Manuscript. Persian. Title from frontispiece. "The manuscript WAQA-I-NADIRI contains memoirs of Nadir Shah compiled by Mohammad, waqia Navis of Nadir Shah. The Manuscript gives a detailed accound of the period from 1708-1747 ...

    • Contributor: Mahdī Khān Astarābādi
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Maṭlaʻ al-saʻdayn. Catalog Record Only

    Manuscript. Persian. Title from colophon. Written in India? Paper; cream-colored with no visible markings; rubrication; some worm damage in margins with no loss of text. Browne, E. G. Literary history of Persia, ...

    • Contributor: ʻAbd Al Razzāq Kamāl Al Dīn Ibn Isḥāq Al Samarqandi
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Dīvān-i silsilah va al-z̲ahab min ashʻār / Catalog Record Only

    Manuscript. Persian. Title from folio 1b. Title and author statement on facing pages. Probably copied in Iran. Paper; cream-colored, Middle Eastern laid paper with no chain lines; black ink, section headings in ...

    • Contributor: Jāmi
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Waqiat-i-Nadiri (History of Nadir Shah) / Catalog Record Only

    Manuscript. Persian. Title from frontispiece. "The manuscript WAQA-I-NADIRI contains memoirs of Nadir Shah compiled by Mohammad, waqia Navis of Nadir Shah. The Manuscript gives a detailed accound of the period from 1708-1747 ...

    • Contributor: Mahdī Khān Astarābādi
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1759
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    Kitāb-i mazāmīr-i Ḥaz̤rat-i Dāvīd = Sefer Tehilim : tefilah le-Daṿid. Catalog Record Only

    Ms. In Persian and Hebrew. Produced in Tehran, Iran; edited by ʻAbd al-Ḥamīd Mʻaṣūmī Tihrānī; illumination by Mahdī Bahman. Hand-lettered Persian text with interlinear Hebrew original, hand-colored and gilded title pages, chapter ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2004
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    Tārīkh-i Nādirī. Catalog Record Only

    Manuscript. Persian Title from frontispiece. Former owner's bookplate pasted inside front cover, "Thomas Munro, 23." Place of writing not recorded; probably copied in India. Paper: thin European paper with horizontal chain-lines and ...

    • Contributor: Mahdī Khān Astarābādi
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Malfūẓāt. Catalog Record Only

    Manuscript. Persian. Title from folio 2a No statement of responsibility. Possibly copied in India. Paper; cream color laid paper without visible chain-lines or water-marks; elaborate ʻunwān, otherwise undecorated; text in black ink ...

    • Contributor: Timur
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    [ʻArūz̤-i] Mawlānā Jāmī ; Qāfiyah-ʼi Mawlānā Jāmī ; [Anonymous treatise on astronomy] Catalog Record Only

    Manuscript. Persian. Caption title. Title of third work supplied by cataloger. Written in Iran? Paper: thin, pink-colored laid paper (folio 1a-31b); cream-colored laid paper (folio 32a-35b); pink-colored laid paper (folio 36a-37b); cream-color ...

    • Contributor: Jāmi
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Shah-nameh by Firdausi. Catalog Record Only

    Manuscript. Persian. Binder's title. Written in India. Paper: cream-color Eastern laid paper; black ink with with highly decorated major ʻunwāns; minor ʻunwāns in gold ink, now very faded; four columns enclosed in ...

    • Contributor: Firdawsi
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Divan-i Ṭarzī. Catalog Record Only

    Manuscript. Persian. Title from fol. 1a. Manuscript copied by ʻAbd al-Laṭīf Khān pisar-i ʻAbd al-Ghaffār Khān, 24 Rabiʻ [illegible] 1332 Hijrī. Afghanistan. Modern Western paper inlaid into marbled or decorated pages some ...

    • Contributor: Ṭarzī, Ghulām Muḥammad
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Dīvān-i Kalīm. Catalog Record Only

    Manuscript. Persian. Title from folio 1a. Folio 2b (1st group): L.C.S. Apl 30, 906. [Source of acquisition] DLC Written in Iran? Paper: thin, polished laid paper; black ink; no rubrication; pages in ...

    • Contributor: Kalīm, Abū Ṭālib
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
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    Dīvān-i Shāhī. Catalog Record Only

    Manuscript. Persian. Title from folio 1b. Probably written in Iran. Paper: Middle-Eastern laid paper in various colors (including shades of cream, orange, tan, lavender) includes one orange marbled page); pages arranged in ...

    • Contributor: Amīr Shāhī Sabzavāri
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material