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Mirror of the invisible world

tales from the Khamseh of Nizami

by Peter J. Chelkowski

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  • 37 Currently reading

Published by Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nizāmī Ganjavī, 1140 or 41-1202 or 3. -- Illustrations,
  • Illumination of books and manuscripts, Iranian

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[adapted and translated by] Peter J. Chelkowski ; with an essay by Priscilla P. Soucek ; foreword by Richard Ettinghausen.
    ContributionsNiẓāmī Ganjavī, 1140 or 41-1202 or 3., Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ4.C516 Mi, PS3553.H3488 Mi
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 117 p. :
    Number of Pages117
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5203408M
    ISBN 100870991426
    LC Control Number75028305

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Mirror of the invisible world. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, (OCoLC) Named Person: Niẓāmī Ganjavī: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Peter J Chelkowski; Niẓāmī Ganjavī; Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.).

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Islamic miniatures are small paintings on paper, usually book or manuscript illustrations but also sometimes separate earliest examples date from around AD, with a flourishing of the artform from around AD.

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