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Salāmat ‘Alī Ṭabīb ibn Muḥammad ‘Ajīb al-Benārsī, Maṭāli‘ al-hind

[Preliminary Entry] The Maṭāli‘ al-hind was written in 1223/1808-09 by Salāmat ‘Alī Ṭabīb ibn Muḥammad ‘Ajīb al-Benārsī, a scholar of Benares. It is a brief compendium of philosophical, mathematical and astronomical topics arranged in five chapters (maṭla), including one on music.

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Bibliography:

Ivanow, W., 1926, Concise descriptive catalogue of Persian Manuscripts in the Curzon Collection, Asiatic Society of Bengal. Calcutta, p. 361

Sachau, E. - Ethé, H., 1889, Catalogue of the Persian, Turkish, Hindūstānī, and Pushtū Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library. Oxford, vol. 1, cc. 1083-1084

 
Main Persian Title: Maṭāli‘ al-hind
Author: Salāmat ‘Alī Ṭabīb ibn Muḥammad ‘Ajīb al-Benārsī
Year / Period of Composition: 1223/1808-1809
Place: Benares