The commencement of the story is a fable of Mahommedan invention, by which the king of Menang karbau is made a descendant of Iskander Zuikarnein, and a brother of the kings of Roum and Tasua or China ; it then goes on to state that the king of Moghul Khyrun, having heard of a certain country called Medan, was seized with a desire to go and see it ; and leaving his son in the government, set out from the city of Sah ul Sayah, with an immense retinue.
of the king lang depertuan in marriage, but the king would not consent to his desire. The prince on this became greatly ashamed, and a war took place between the lang depertuan and Radin Sura Sari.
Retype by Tun Jang from Malayan miscellanies, 2 : XII, 1822.
Printed and Published at the Sumatran mission Press. Bencoolen. 1822