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OP THE SHAHNAMA OF SHAH TAHMASP: THE PERSIAN BOOK OF KINGS. Sheila R. Canby. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 2011. Distributed by Yale University Press, New Haven. 288 pp. with 271 col. ills. 45 x 31 cm. ISBN 9780300175868 In English.
Reproduces all 258 illuminated pages from a 16th-century edition of the Shahnama, an epic poem written one thousand years ago that recounts the history of Iran before Islam. Deluxe leather-bound edition also available; see Worldwide 147600.
Indexing: Non-Western (Traditional/Native Arts), Near and Middle East/Islamic Art (Traditional) — Iran (Persia) — Manuscripts and Book Design
Plans: 71,75,68
Worldwide Number: 075400
Hardcover, boxed Out of Print / No Longer Available.

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