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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 246 - Pāṇini - Aṣṭādhyāyī
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 246 - Pāṇini - Aṣṭādhyāyī
Author:
Pāṇini.
Title:
Aṣṭādhyāyī, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (11 leaves) : paper ; 11 x 25 cm.
Summary:
The small manuscript for private study and consultation comprises the first three and part of the fourth sections of the first of eight books in Pāṇini's well-known work on Sanskrit grammar. This work is part of the corpus of the Vedāṅga dealing with grammatical interpretations of the Vedas. Lacks an ending.
Notes:
Title from title page (f. 1r).
Written in 5 lines per leaf.
11 leaves foliated 1-11, upper left and lower right verso.
Mistakes covered over in yellow or blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins; significant syllables, words, or phrases highlighted in red throughout; vertical margins marked with double red line.
Non-Latin script record.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 246.
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 246
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
अष्टाध्यायी, १७००-१८५०.
 
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