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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 84 - Yāska - Nirukta pūrvaṣaṭka
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 84 - Yāska - Nirukta pūrvaṣaṭka
Nirukta pūrvaṣaṭka, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (43 leaves) : paper ; 12 x 23 cm.
Vedic supplementary material, Vedāṅga, grammar; first four ādyāya (chapters) and beginning of fifth ādyāya of the commentary gloss attributed to Yāska.
Title from chapter colophon (f. 10v); alternate title Pūrvaṣaṭka from title page (f. 1r); alternate title Naurukta pūrvaṣaṭka derived from chapter colophon (f. 43r).
Written in 8-10 lines per leaf.
43 leaves foliated 1-41, upper left and lower right verso, 42-43 upper left verso.
Mistakes covered over in yellow or blacked out; some corrections in margins; significant syllables, words, or phrases highlighted in red throughout.
Non-Latin script record.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 84
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 84
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
निरुक्तपूर्वषट्क, १७००-१८५०.
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