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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1719 - Hemacandra, 1088-1172 - Śabdānuśāsana
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1719 - Hemacandra, 1088-1172 - Śabdānuśāsana
Hemacandra, 1088-1172.
Śabdānuśāsana, circa 1700-1850.
Siddhahemacandraśabdānuśāsana. Selections
Physical description:
1 item (10 leaves) : paper ; 11 x 30 cm.
Manuscript is a grammatical treatise consisting of explanations of different words or word instructions. A commentary by the same author runs parallel above and below the root text.
Title from incipit (f. 2r); title of commentary Śabdānuśāsanaprayojana from the beginning of the commentary (f. 1v, lines 7-8).
Written in 10-16 lines per leaf.
10 leaves foliated 1-9, [i], upper left and lower right verso.
Mistakes blacked out; some corrections and additions in margins.
Watermarks of the letters S and C; unclear words, possibly a company name; and a hoofed animal, possibly a cow or horse.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 1719.
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 1719
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
शब्दानुशासन, १७००-१८५०.
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