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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 211 - Bhaṭṭojī Dīkṣita - Pañcasaṃdhi
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Indic Manuscripts Collection: Ms. Coll. 390, Item 211 - Bhaṭṭojī Dīkṣita - Pañcasaṃdhi
Bhaṭṭojī Dīkṣita.
Pañcasaṃdhi, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (54 leaves) : paper ; 11 x 25 cm.
Manuscript is a sub-section of a larger grammatical treatise and commentary called the Prauḍhamanoramā, which is a rearticulation and revitalization of the work of the ancient grammarian Pāṇini. Manuscript also contains the super-commentary by Hari Dīkṣita, which runs parallel, above and below the main "root" text of Bhaṭṭojī Dīkṣita's work.
Title supplied by cataloger; title of secondary commentary Laghuśabdaratna from colophon (f. 54v); secondary title of super-commentary supplied from colophon (f. 54v).
Written in 8-13 lines per leaf.
54 leaves foliated 1-54, upper left verso.
Colophon (to super-commentary): iti dīkṣitabhaṭṭojidikṣitaharidīkṣitakṛte laghuśabdaratne manoramāvyāvyane pañcasaṃdhiprakaraṇaṃ // (f. 54v).
Mistakes blacked out; numerous corrections and additions in margins; significant syllables, words, or phrases highlighted in red throughout.
Non-Latin script record.
Cite as:
UPenn Ms. Coll. 390, Item 211.
Contained in:
Collection of Indic Manuscripts. Item 211
Manuscript location:
Kislak Center for Special Collections, Rare Books and Manuscripts University of Pennsylvania Ms. Coll. 390
Vernacular script:
पञ्चसंधि, १७००-१८५०.
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