The poems of Nizami / described by Laurence Binyon.

By: Binyon, Laurence, 1869-1943
Contributor(s): British Museum Oriental 2265
Publisher: London : The Studio Limited, 1928.Description: 30 p., 17 p. l., [16] leaves of col. plates ; 39 cm.Subject(s): Nizāmī Ganjavī, 1140 or 41-1202 or 3. Khamsah -- Illustrations | British Museum. Manuscript. Oriental 2265 | Illumination of books and manuscripts, Iranian | Islamic illumination of books and manuscripts -- Iran
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Book Book British Museum Middle East Shelves ISL M 3 BIN (Browse shelf(Opens below)) 1 Available ME000000012106
Book Book British Museum Middle East Shelves ISL Q 1 BRI (Browse shelf(Opens below)) 1 Available ME000000012105
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Plates III-XVI are reproductions of the full-page paintings inserted as illustrations of Nizami's five poems (the Khamsah) in a sixteenth century Persian ms. (Brit. Mus. Or. 2265); on plates I-II two pages of text and decoration are reproduced.