Item Details

Call Number: MS Hunter 183 (T.8.15)
Title: Kaus-Name
Date of Creation: Not assigned
Level of Description: Item
Part of MS Hunter 1-658
Content: Unknown Author, Kaus-Name.
Unknown Author's Treatise on Archery. (Imperfect.)
Begins: [Turkish characters]
Remarks: A pencilled note by Mr. Gibb inserted, loose, at the beginning: Qaws-Náme. A Treatise on Archery. | There are many lacunae in this vol. & some | of the pages are bound out of their place. | The Qaws-Náme is followed by some prayers. | E.J.W.G. | Turkish.
On the first fly-leaf (attached): Bought at Grenoble. 1734 | W.B. (?William Bogle, see 192 below).
On the second fly-leaf in a XVII. Cent. hand: le 15 May 1611 Monsieur Noble frere richard de claret | gentilhomme natif de Auignon | comandeur de malte et de | la commanderie deschirolles | ma remis et donne ce liure | lequel Je garde pour auoir tant | plus de souuenance de luy et de ses vertus. [Greek characters].
[Formerly P.4.11; S.10.22; S.10.179]
Physical Description: Bound volume.
Paper, 5 5/8 x 3 3/4, ff. 59, written in single cols. of 11 lines, each 4 x 2 3/4, rubrics, rubricated letters and red underlining.
Binding: Limp vellum, vellum back straps, formerly fastened by two pairs of sheep-skin ties
Access: Normal conditions
Language: Turkish
Material Type: Treatise
Bibliography: John Young & P.H. Aitken, A catalogue of the manuscripts in the Library of the Hunterian Museum in the University of Glasgow (Glasgow, 1908), pp 485-486.
Accession Number: 2482
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Repository Code: GB 0247

Names associated with this item:

provenance: William Bogle fl.1707-1734
provenance: Noble fl.1611
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