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THE SHAHNAMA OF SHAH TAHMASP: THE PERSIAN BOOK OF KINGS. Sheila R. Canby. Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, 2014. Distributed by Yale University Press, New Haven. 360 pp. with 378 col. ills. and 149 col. reference ills. 34 x 25 cm. ISBN 9780300194548 In English.
Although the Shahnama was previously reproduced in its entirety in a 2011 publication by the Metropolitan Museum of Art (see Worldwide 75400 and 147600), this publication includes an extended introduction and a concise synopsis of each narrative episode.
Indexing: Non-Western (Traditional/Native Arts), Near and Middle East/Islamic Art (Traditional) — Iran (Persia) — Manuscripts and Book Design, Painting
Plans: 71,75,68
Worldwide Number: 079437
Hardcover $75.00x (libraries receive a 10% discount on this title)    

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