Princeton's great Persian book of kings : the Peck Shahnama

This lavishly illustrated volume presents a beautifully decorated, yet relatively unknown, copy of the poet Firdausi's Shahnama (Book of Kings). Held by Princeton University and called the Peck Shahnama after its donor, the work ranks among the most impressive intact 16th-century Persian manusc...

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Main Author: Simpson, Marianna Shreve
Corporate Author: Princeton University.
Other Authors: Marlow, Louise
Published: New Haven: Yale University Press, c2015.

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Call Number: ND3399 F5 SIM 2015
Accession No Item Category SMD Status Notes
0000018959 Open Collection Book AVAILABLE