Item Details

Call Number: MS Hunter 167 (T.7.26)
Title: History of Persia under the Safavid Shahs
Date of Creation: Not assigned
Level of Description: Item
Part of MS Hunter 1-658
Content: Josepho, History of Persia under the Safavid Shahs.
Josepho, History of Persia under the Safavid Shahs.
Begins: [Turkish characters]
Remarks: This MS., which is incomplete, contains a narrative of events under the Safavid Shahs of Persia about A.H. 1138.
On the first cover in an XVIII. Cent. hand is the following note to which traces of micaceous (?) pounce adhere: M.S. detail de quelques parties de la perse l'an de l'hegire 1137.
For the author, see La Mamye-Clairac, Histoire de Perse, tom. I. p. vi. 1750.
[Formerly Q.9.3; Q.9.166].
Physical Description: Bound volume.
Paper, 8 1/8 x 5 3/4, ff. 30, written in single cols. of 15 lines, each 5 x 2, rubrics.
Binding: Limp, marbled-paper covers, all the quires are loose
Access: Normal conditions
Language: Turkish
Material Type: Document
Bibliography: T.H. Weir, 'The revolution in Persia at the beginning of the 18th century (from a Turkish MS. in the University of Glasgow)', A volume of oriental studies presented to E.G. Browne, edited by T.W. Arnold & R.A. Nicholson (Cambridge, 1922), pp. 480-490; John Young & P.H. Aitken, A catalogue of the manuscripts in the Library of the Hunterian Museum in the University of Glasgow (Glasgow, 1908), p. 482.
Accession Number: 2482
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Repository Code: GB 0247

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author: Josepho
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