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765A: [IRAN] - The Shahnameh of Ferdowsi. The Baysongho

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[IRAN] - The Shahnameh of Ferdowsi. The Baysonghori Manuscript. An Album of Miniatures and Illustrations, Completed in 833 A.H./A.D. 1430 and Preserved in the Imperial Library.
Tehran: [Published by the Central Council of the Celebration], 1971. Folio (450 x 340 mm). 34 mounted color plates, text in Persian, English, and French. Publisher's cloth, in original dust jacket. Condition: jacket very lightly worn. one of 5000 copies published in tehran during the 2500th anniversary of the persian empire. [With 2 other related titles:] Historical Atlas of Iran: One the occasion of the Twenty-five Hundreth Anniversary of the Persian Empire. Tehran: Tehran University, 1971. Folio (550 x 325 mm). 28 large maps (23 folding). Publisher's cloth, in original dust jacket. [And:] FOROUGHI, M and Hossein AMANAT (architects). Shahyad Arymar. 4to (295 x 195 mm). Numerous illustrations on heavy coated paper. Original cloth, no jacket. first edition. (3)

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