An Inventory of the Collection at the Harry Ransom Center
|Harry Ransom Center compiler of collection
|1724-1924 CE, undated
|108 custom boxes, 13 pamphlet binders, 1 oversize box, 2 document boxes (33.00 linear feet)
|The Sanskrit Collection comprises a collection of Nepalese manuscripts and printed items on paper, all written in Devanāgarī script. The items are arranged in two series I. Lithographs, undated, and II. Manuscripts, 1724-1924 CE, undated.
|Manuscript Collection MS-04889
|Open for research. Researchers must create an online Research Account and agree to the Materials Use Policy before using archival materials.
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|Sanskrit Collection (Manuscript Collection MS-04889). Harry Ransom Center, The University of Texas at Austin.
|Purchase 2001 (R 14916)
|Suman Olivelle, 2002
Scope and Contents
|The Sanskrit Collection comprises a collection of Nepalese manuscripts and printed items on paper, all written in Devanāgarī script. The items are arranged in two series: I. Lithographs, undated, and II. Manuscripts, 1724-1924 CE, undated.
|Descriptive entries of the items in the following container list include title, author, subject, extent, dimensions, publication details, and date, if available. Three indexes (author, title, and subject) are also provided.
|All information was compiled from two separate documents that originally described the collection, one entitled “Lithographs,” the other called “Manuscripts.” The Manuscripts document also included Sanskrit transcriptions for the beginning and ending of the texts as well as the colophon, which are not reproduced here, but are available on request.