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Mirror of the invisible world : tales from the Khamseh of Nizami / [adapted and translated by] Peter J. Chelkowski ; with an essay by Priscilla P. Soucek ; foreword by Richard Ettinghausen.

By: Chelkowski, Peter J
Contributor(s): Niẓāmī Ganjavī, 1140 or 41-1202 or 3. Khamsah | Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)
Language: English Original language: Persian Publisher: New York : Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1975.Description: x, 117 p. : col. ill. ; 31 cm.ISBN: 0870991426Subject(s): Nizāmī Ganjavī, 1140 or 41-1202 or 3. Khamsah -- Illustrations | Illumination of books and manuscripts, IranianDDC classification: 813/.5/4
Contents:
Khosrow and Shirin.--Layla and Majnun.--The seven princesses.
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Book British Museum
Middle East Shelves ISL Q 2 MET (Browse shelf(Opens below)) 1 Available ME000000012078

"Published on the occasion of the opening of the new Islamic Galleries at the Metropolitan Museum of Art."

"Other important known manuscripts of the Khamseh": p. 116-117.

Includes bibliographical references.

Khosrow and Shirin.--Layla and Majnun.--The seven princesses.