The Shah-Namah of Firdausi : the Book of the Persian King, with 24 illustrations from a fifteenth-century Persian manuscript in the possession of the Royal Asiatic Society
|Main Author:||Wilkinson, James Vere Stewart|
|Other Authors:||Binyon, Laurence Sir.|
Oxford University Press,
"In outlining the structure of Firdausi's great epic, and sketching the principal stories, I have concentrated principally on the subjects of the miniatures in the manuscript with which the following pages are concerned."--Pref.
Each plate accompanied by leaf with descriptive letterpress.
Another issue, with same imprint date, was published by the India society.
xx, 92 pages, plates: illustrations; 31 cm..