Reminiscences de la royaute cosmique dans les representations de l'orient medieval

"In the ancient Orient, the heavens invest the kings at their advent, the king is then, as in pre-Islamic Iran, promoted brother of the stars, endowed with prerogatives which allow him to make reign on Earth the cosmic order. The king's body is the guarantor of this stability, and the Musl...

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Main Author: Caiozzo, Anna
Language: French
Published: Le Caire: Institut francais d'archeologie orientale, c2011.
Series: Cashier des Annales islamologiques; 31
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