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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
Aṣṭādhyāyī, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (11 leaves) : paper ; 11 x 25 cm.
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.
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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