Islamic Heritage Project

[Māāṟajil nabẖûvat] : manuscript, 1900?: Mûmājāt:fātehā

Description:
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).
Place Of Origin:
India
Creation Date:
1900
Extent:
1 v. (196 leaves)
Language:
Indic languages
Digital Format:
Books and documents
Subjects:
Ismaili literature
Ismailites
Religious literature
Islamic sects
Notes:
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.
Microfilm. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard College Library Imaging Services, uuuu. 35 mm.
Microfilm. Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Library Microreproduction Service, 1988-1990. negative ; 35 mm.
Series:
Open Collections Program at Harvard University
Repository:
Houghton Library, Harvard University
Microforms, Lamont Library, Harvard University
Master Microforms, Harvard University
Record ID:
990119191840203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990119191840203941/catalog