Category: Language - Iranian/Persian/OldIranaian


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The Tragedy of Sohrab and Rostam Revised Edition

By: Ferdowsi, Abolqasem & Jerome W. Clinton

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Seattle, University of Washington Press: 1996

Seller ID: 9856

ISBN: 0295975679

Condition: Good with no dust jacket

xxvi, 190 pp. Notes, glossary, select bibliography. Text in Persian and English in parallel columns. Plate at frontis. Glossy soft cover with a medieval illustration of two Persian knights fighting. Bit of shelf wear, little curl at the bottom corner, interior is clean and unmarked. ; Publications On The Near East; Vol. 3; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 224 pages View more info

The Avestan Hymn to Mithra With an introduction, translation and commentary

By: Gershevitch, Ilya

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Cambridge, University Press: 1959

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 9829

Condition: Good with no dust jacket

xv, 357 pp. Critcal apparatus, addenda, indexes. Text in Avestan, with translation and all else in English. Dark green hard cover with gilt is bright and clean. The interior appears to be a high quality reprint/copy made from a library copy in the Middle East. Print is clear and easy to read. Library mark on title page, occasional light marginalia throughout. The Avestan Hymn to Mithra, written in the fifth century BC, is the one extensive, ancient literary record of the attributes, companions and cult of the Iranian god whose worship spread, five or six centuries later, as far as Britain. ... View more info

Selected Poems from the Divani Shamsi Tabriz

By: Rumi, Jalaluddin; Nicholson, Reynold A., Editor and Translator

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Padstow, Cornwall, Curzon: 1999

Seller ID: 9855

ISBN: 0700704620

Condition: Good with no dust jacket

lv, 367 pp. Persian and Arabic Index, English Index. Notes. Addenda and Corrigenda. In English with extensive Persian. Glossy dark orange soft cover with black and white is clean, minor signs of shelf wear. Interior has some erased pencil marks on the first blank, otherwise clean and unmarked. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 424 pages View more info

An English-Persian Dictionary Compiled from Original Sources

By: Wollaston, Arthur Naylor (1842-1922)

Price: $65.00

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1904

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 10229

Condition: Good with no dust jacket

Xv, 462 pp. Octavo. Original black leather spine is scuffed, gilt still bright. Brown cloth boards are worn with a red long narrow red stain on the front. Interior first blank is missing, paper is toned, but otherwise clean and unmarked. A still usable copy of this dictionary from the noted Orientalist. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 462 pages View more info