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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 3040 - Mahādeva Bhaṭṭa - Muktāvalīprakāśa
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 3040 - Mahādeva Bhaṭṭa - Muktāvalīprakāśa
Mahādeva Bhaṭṭa.
Muktāvalīprakāśa, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (17 leaves) : paper ; 12 x 32 cm.
Text consists of a gloss on the Siddhāntamuktavalī by Nyāyapañcānana Bhaṭṭācārya; it is a commentary on the Bhāṣāpariccheda (f. 1r, line 2), a work of Nyāya philosophy also written by Viśvanātha, who is named Viśvanātha Pañcānana in the manuscript (f. 1r, line 3). Text lacks an ending; an unknown commentary has been added in small text by a second scribe, running vertically above and below the main text.
Title supplied by cataloger.
Written in 10-16 lines per leaf.
17 leaves foliated [1], 2-17, upper left verso.
Mistakes covered over in yellow or blacked out; extensive corrections and additions in margins; significant syllables, words, or phrases highlighted in red throughout.
Non-Latin script record.
The duplicate item number 2416 listed in Poleman has been changed to item number 3040.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 3040
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 3040
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
मुक्तावलीप्रकाश, १७००-१८५०.
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