Title
[Māāṟajil nabẖûvat] : manuscript, 1900?
HOLLIS IDDigital ObjectLocation
Master Microforms

Networked Resource

Microforms (Lamont)

Houghton
Language
inc
Description
1 v. (196 leaves)
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Ismaili literature ;  Ismailites ;  Religious literature ;  Islamic sects

Category
manuscript

Ismaili literature

Note
Story of Prophet Abraham translated from a Persian text (possibly Muʻīn ad-Dīn Farāhi's "Maʻārij an-nubūwwah fī madārij al-futuwwah"), story of Prophet Zakariya from a text entitled Māālamil tanzīl (possibly Abū Muḥammad Ḥusain bin Masʻūd Baǵavī's "Maʻālim at-tanzīl") and two stories from the Sakhāvat nāma (possibly Sakhāvat nāma-i Ḥaẓrat ʻĀlī, the popular versified account of the miracles attributed to Ḥaẓrat ʻAlī).

Title provided by cataloger.

Foreign paper, watermark : "British made".

21 x 17 cm. (17 x 14 cm.).

Written in black ink, 14 lines per page.

Multiple sections, variation on cleat sewing through cuts in spine folds; covers missing. Edges of first five folios frayed.

With: Mûmājāt:fātehā.

MS Indic 2534. Houghton Library, Harvard University.

In Hindustani.


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