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Ms. Coll. 390, Item 3040 - Mahādeva Bhaṭṭa - Muktāvalīprakāśa
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Author:
Mahādeva Bhaṭṭa.
Title:
Muktāvalīprakāśa, circa 1700-1850.
Physical description:
1 item (17 leaves) : paper ; 12 x 32 cm.
Language(s):
In Sanskrit (Devanāgarī)
Summary:
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.
Subject:
Hindu philosophy.
Nyaya.
Form / Genre:
Treatises.
Commentaries.
Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 18th century.
Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 19th century.
Manuscripts - India - 18th century.
Manuscripts - India - 19th century.
Notes:
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.
Indexed / Referenced in:
Listed in H.I. Poleman, Census of Indic Manuscripts in the United States and Canada (New Haven, Conn.: American Oriental Society, 1938), Poleman 3683 (UP 2416).
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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Collection: Indic Manuscripts
Facsimile: Yes
Illuminated: No
Illustrated: No
Notated: No
Language: Sanskrit
Century: 18th century
Century: 19th century
Date: 1700
Genre: Commentaries
Genre: Manuscripts - India - 18th century
Genre: Manuscripts - India - 19th century
Genre: Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 18th century
Genre: Manuscripts, Sanskrit - 19th century
Subject: Hindu philosophy
Subject: Nyaya
Geography: India
Author: Mahādeva Bhaṭṭa
Page material: Paper