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Jarring Prov. 12

[ Jarring Prov. 12 | Jarring's handwritten catalogue ]
Djami. Yusuf and Zulaikha, The verses on. Uighur. Eastern Turkistan (Yarkand). 1348/1929-1930.

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Djami, Yusuf and Zulaikha, The verses on. Eastern Turkistan (Yarkand), 1348/1929-1930, Uighur

Evidently a translation from Persian of Djami's famous "Yusuf and Zulaikha". Written in three exercise-books. The title is on the cover of exercise-book 2. Cf. Prov. 364, 508; Muginov 153.

Physical description

Support:paper, white, ruled, Swedish

Extent: ff. 164 ; 200 x 165mm.

Decoration

Binding

1) Exercise-book of Swedish make, with blue covers. 2) Exercise-book with blue cover from Hjalmar Hedengren, Bok- Musik och Pappershandel, Stureplan 4, Stockholm. 3) Exercise-book with yellow covers with the title Noteringar.

Foliation

The ms. is foliated by G. Jarring.

Condition

Good

History

Origin

Copy made for the Swedish missionary Gunnar Hermansson in Yarkand, in the year 1348/1929-1930. A loose leaf between f. 129b and 130a has an inscription in the copyist's handwriting, of which is evident that the name of the copyist is Abdul Qadir Akhund.

Provenance

Acquisition

The ms. was part of the Jarring collection of Eastern Turkistan manuscripts donated to the Lund University Library in 1982.

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