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 Sergüzeştnâme-i Hindî Mahmûd
(1,260 words)

Hediyye, ‘Dedication’

‘Hindî Mahmud’s memoir of captivity’

Hindî Mahmud

Date: 1571-5

Original Language: Ottoman Turkish

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Hindî Mahmud entitled this work, written in verse, Sergüzeştnâme-i Hindî Mahmûd (‘Hindî Mahmud’s memoir of captivity’). In his later work, Kısas-ı enbiyâ, he also gives this memoir the title Hediyye (‘Dedication’). He dedicates both works to Sultan Murad III. The incomplete original manuscript (MS Edirne) covers 42 folios and consists of …

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Dinç, Emine Nurefşan, “ Sergüzeştnâme-i Hindî Mahmûd”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 18 August 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2451-9537_cmrii_COM_28542>



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