Edited Texts

  • Front cover of manuscript

    Poems on the 1916 Uprising in Semirech’e

    Manuscript no. 9(202) in the NAS KR Manuscript Archives is a collection of poems in Arabic-script Kyrgyz compiled by Qayum Miftaqov and written in his hand, dated 29 April 1928. Titled 1916-jıldın qozġoloŋu ‘The Uprising of 1916’, the manuscript consists of 106 folios. Poems recounting the uprising commence on f. 4r and continue on the recto sides of […]