Item Details

Call Number: MS Hunter 502 (V.8.5)
Date of Creation: Not assigned
Level of Description: Item
Part of MS Hunter 1-658
Content: Unknown Author, Forms of Address to the Sultan and Other Great Personages.
Anonymous Book of Models of Letters addressed to the Sultan and other officials in two parts:
1. Heading: [Turkish characters]
Begins: [Turkish characters]
2. Heading: [Turkish characters]
Begins: [Turkish characters]
Remarks: A pencilled note by Mr. Gibb is inserted loose at the beginning: Forms of address for the Sultan and other great personages. No author's name or date. Turkish. E.J.W.G.
On the first fly-leaf (attached), in an XVIII. Cent. French hand: MSc. T. qualités qu'on donne, dans les lettres.
[Formerly Q.8.1; Q.8.140]
Physical Description: Bound volume.
Paper, 7¼ x 5¼, ff. 52, written in single cols. of 13 lines, each 4 3/4 x 3 5/8, rubrics, first two pages margined with silver.
Binding: Limp pasteboards, covered (faded) crimson morocco, gilt-tooled (lines) and central floral device on each board, both boards are much decayed
Access: Normal conditions
Language: Turkish
Material Type: Letter
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), p. 515.
Accession Number: 2482
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Repository Code: GB 0247
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