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catalogue of the collection of Persian manuscripts

Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)

catalogue of the collection of Persian manuscripts

including also some Turkish and Arabic, presented to the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, by Alexander Smith Cochran.

by Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)

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Published by AMS Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Manuscripts, Persian -- Catalogs,
  • Manuscripts -- United States -- Catalogs

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPrepared and edited by A. V. Williams Jackson and Abraham Yohannan.
    SeriesColumbia University Indo-Iranian series -- v. 1.
    ContributionsJackson, A. V. Williams 1862-1937., Yohannan, Abraham, 1853-1925., Cochran, Alexander Smith.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxv, 187 p.
    Number of Pages187
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17984875M

      Full E-book Catalogue of Persian Manuscripts in the Library of the India Office, Vol. 2: Atalyahnertuwe. Follow. A Catalogue of the Collection of Persian Manuscripts Including Also Some. Niotelio. Collection Book A New Catalogue of Arabic Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library, University of. Rilukiyes. This catalogue of Persian manuscripts is published first in Persian and in Iran thanks to support from Miras-e Maktub. In future, the catalogue will be translated and published in English and added to the Fihrist catalogue. Items in Wadham's Persian collection have been restored thanks to generous support from alumni and friends of Wadham College.

      All items have been included in the holdings of the Library after the publication of the previous catalogue in The Persian manuscripts included in the three collections cover a variety of topics, the major fields being poetry and history. The oldest date from the 9th H/15th CE century and the most recent from the 14th H/20th CE century. The collection also includes highly unusual and collectable manuscripts and guides. These document the advent of pivotal industries and the development of city infrastructure that marked the emergence of the Arabian Peninsula as a modern and dynamic economical region in the 20th century.

    Thousands of these miniatures—known for their bright and pure coloring—are now included in a new digital archive developed by the British Library. The paintings, often accompanied by beautiful Persian texts, are meticulously preserved, making available delicate treasures on par with, if not more beautiful than other illuminated manuscripts like the Book of Kells. a curator of Persian manuscripts in the Imperial Library in St. Pe-tersburg, settled in Calcutta and worked for the Royal Asiatic Society of Bengal. This association with the Asiatic Society bore fruit in a four-volume catalogue of the Society’s Persian manuscript collection.


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Catalogue of the collection of Persian manuscripts by Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.) Download PDF EPUB FB2

A number of manuscripts from our collection are described in our Asian and African studies blog. We also tweet information on news, discoveries, bibliographical resources and collection items on Twitter.

You can find also images from selected Persian manuscripts in British Library Images Online. The Library of Congress is home to a noteworthy collection of rare Persian language manuscripts, lithographic books and early imprints, as well as printed books, housed in the African and Middle Eastern Division (AMED) and the Rare Book and Special Collections Division.

Most of these Persian manuscripts and lithographic books were procured for the Library in the s by Kirkor Minassian ( A key place in the collection will be taken by one of the oldest known Ismaili manuscripts in the world, the Kitāb al-Zīna by the Ismaili author Abū Hātim al-Rāzī (d.

/ AD).The manuscripts contain texts in Arabic, Persian and Ottoman-Turkish and show an amazingly broad spectrum as far as the content is concerned, which Author: Evyn Kropf. A collection of manuscripts—twenty of them Persian, two Eastern Turkish, and two Arabic—was presented to the Metropolitan Museum of Art in March,by Mr.

Alexander Smith Cochran, of Yonkers, New York. These have been arranged by collection in chronological order. Persian manuscripts acquired by the British Museum (before ) and the British Library (after ) Rieu, C.

Catalogue of the Persian manuscripts in the British Museum. volume 1; volume 2; volume 3. London, ; reprinted The Catalogue of the Arabic, Persian and Turkish Manuscripts in Belgium is a union catalogue aiming is to present the Oriental manuscripts held by various Belgian public institutions (Royal Library, university and public libraries).

These collections and their contents are largely unknown to scholars due to the lack of published catalogues. This first volume, consisting of a bi-lingual.

Catalogue of the collection of Persian manuscripts. New York: AMS Press, [©] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: A V Williams Jackson; Abraham Yohannan; Alexander Smith Cochran; Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.). Catalogue of the Persian manuscripts in the British museum by British Museum.

Dept. of Oriental Printed Books and Manuscripts; Rieu, Charles, Publication date Topics Manuscripts, Persian -- Bibliography, Persian literature -- Bibliography Publisher London: British Museum Collection robarts; toronto Digitizing sponsor MSN.

This volume surveys the Persian miniature and associated arts held in the State Hermitage Museum, St Petersburg. The most comprehensive catalogue yet of these collections, it comprises more than works dating from the 15th to the early 20th centuries, including illustrated and illuminated manuscripts, single-page miniatures and drawings, painted lacquer and oils on canvas, presented side by 5/5(3).

A Catalogue of the Collection of Persian Manuscripts: Including Also Some Turkish and Arabic, Presented to the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York (1 Rated stars No Customer Reviews. The collection of Persian literature held by the Bayerische Staatsbibliothek comprises aro printed works ( – ), around Persian manuscripts, around discontinued and current periodicals (journals and yearbooks) and around 50 maps.

The annual increase currently amounts to around volumes. Main focuses of content. Arabic and Persian Manuscripts in the Birnbaum Collection, Toronto includes many early copies, from the 6th century A.H.

/ 12th century C.E. onwards. They cover a wide range of subjects. The catalogue gives detailed descriptions of 66 Arabic and 34 Persian works, arranged by : Eleazar Birnbaum. Manuscripts and Rare Books in the Bodleian Libraries Manuscripts and archives.

The Bodleian Libraries' Special Collections (at the Weston Library) holds the second largest collection of manuscripts and archives in Britain, with items ranging in date from papyri of the 3rd century B.C.

to correspondence and papers of the present. Particular strengths are medieval manuscripts, 17th-century. Get this from a library. A catalogue of the collection of Persian manuscripts: including also some Turkish and Arabic presented to the Metropolitan museum of art, New York.

[A V Williams Jackson; Abraham Yohannan; Alexander Smith Cochran; Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)]. Anwār also prepared a general catalogue of the manuscripts in Persian and other Oriental languages, Fehrest-e nosaḵ-e ḵaṭṭī-e Ketāb-ḵāna-ye Mellī, 10 vols., Tehran, Š./ Volumes I-­VI are devoted to Persian texts (2, entries) and VII-X to works in Arabic and a few in Persian (2, entries).

A catalogue of the Arabic, Persian and Hindu'sta'ny manuscripts, of the libraries of the King of Oudh by Sprenger, Aloys, Pages: Catalogue of Arabic, Persian and Urdu Manuscripts, Rot graphs and Microfilms etc. in the Collection of Prof. Muhammad Iqbal Mujaddidi Compieled by Muhammad Iqbal Mujaddidi & Hamid Ali Ansasri, with the technical assistance Khalid Mahmood Punjab University Library, Lahore, Pakistan Tafsir (1) مفتاح النصیحۃ فی دفع.

Arabic and Persian Manuscripts in the Birnbaum Collection, Toronto includes many early copies, from the 6th century A.H. / 12th century C.E. onwards. They cover a wide range of subjects. The catalogue gives detailed descriptions of 66 Arabic and 34 Persian works, arranged by : Eleazar Birnbaum.

Turkish libraries today possess the richest and most valuable collection of Islamic manuscripts (henceforth MSS) in the world. They were collected over a long period of time.

The Persian MSS in the libraries of Istanbul and Anatolia today were collected from four sources: (1) Persian manuscripts written, translated, and copied in Anatolia. A large part of the Cod. Pers. collection is connected with India (the texts were copied in India or authored by Indian scholars or by Persian scholars who had settled in India).

The manuscripts include poetry, history and medicine. The Eyser collection consists Author: Irmeli Perho. With more than illuminated manuscripts, 1, of the first printed books (ca. - ), and an important collection of post deluxe editions, this extraordinary collection chronicles the art of the book over more than 1, years.

The collection is from all over the world, and from ancient to modern times. It features deluxe Gospel books from Armenia, Ethiopia, Byzantium, and.Catalogue of the Persian manuscripts in the library of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences (Islamic Manuscripts and Books 16).

Leiden: Brill. The Library of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences was established in Its collection of Persian manuscripts is. Full Title: A Catalogue of the Collection of Persian Manuscripts including some Turkish and Arabic Presented to the Metropolitan Museum of Art by Alexander Smith Cochran This collection of Oriental manuscripts - twenty of them Persian, two Eastern Turkish, and two Arabic - was presented to the Metropolitan Museum of Art in March,by Mr.

Alexander Smith Cochran, of Yonkers, New York.