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Stories of the Prophets

by Rachel Milstein
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This volume presents a detailed iconographic and stylistic study of a group of profusely illustrated manuscripts, from 1570's-80's. This group...

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Amoo Norooz and Other Persian Stories

by A. Kamron Jabbari
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These four stories were first published in separate volumes and limited editions in 1983. They were widely received among the growing number of...

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Ice Houses of Iran: Where, How, Why

by Hemming Jorgensen
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The traditional Persian ice houses were built at villages on the perimeter of the large deserts on the Central Plateau. Their cone-shaped domes, up...

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Science of the Cosmos and the Soul

by Shams al-Din Samarqandi
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This volume is a little-known work of Samarqandi, having been not mentioned in any of the traditional sources. This book was evidently compiled...

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Houghton Shahnameh

by Martin Bernard Dickson, Stuart Cary Welch
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Volume I: 312 pp., 22 eight-color plates, one plate ready to be framed, 284 black & white llustrations. Volume II: 560 pp., 1 eight-color plate,...

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Survey of Persian Art: Carpets

by Arthur Upham Pope
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The complete set is now out of print. Please order subject volumes under the general heading, "Survey of Persian Art." Volume VI-a, 209 pages, 124...

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From Tabriz to St. Petersburg

by George A. Bournoutian
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Following the murder of Griboedov, the Envoy and Minister Plenipotentiary of Russia and the massacre of the entire Russian Legation, save one, by an...

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Greater Iran

by Richard N. Frye
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These memoirs of a founder of Middle Eastern studies at U.S. institutions reveal more than the events of a life spent in intimate contact with many...

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Mazda Publishers was established in 1980 by a college professor, Dr. A. K. Jabbari, as a scholary publishing house. Since then, the Press has become a major source for information about Iran/Persia, the Greater Iran, the Persian Gulf region, and parts of the Middle East and Central Asia.
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Myth of Creation $25.00 $10.00 Sale
English-Persian Dictionary $45.00 $25.00 Sale
Folly of Speaking $16.00 $8.00 Sale
Chronicle of Abraham of Crete $26.95 $15.00 Sale
Stories of the Prophets $65.00 $45.00 Sale
Traditions Linger $25.00 $15.00 Sale
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Dictionary of Iranian Plant Names $45.00 $25.00 Sale
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Contemporary Iranian Photography: An Exhibition. April 12 - May 07, 2014

CONTEMPORARY IRANIAN PHOTOGRAPHY AN EXHIBITION   Opening  Day: Saturday April 12, 2014 Where: Fine Art Gallery at California State University, Los Angeles 5151 State University Dr.,...

2014 Book Exhibit

We will be participating in the Middle East Studies Association [MESA] book exhibit in Washington, DC.  WHEN: November 22 - 25, 2014. WHERE: Marriotte Wardman Park Hotel, Washington,...

Big Savings on Shipping Costs

Free and Subsidized Shipping Information for the United States and Worldwide. The below terms and conditions apply for orders placed by individuals only; they do not apply to bookstores,...

2014 Tehran International Book Fair

Tehran International Book Fair (TIBF) is claimed to be the most important publishing event in Asia and the Middle East. It is a place where the publishers directly supply books and negotiate for...

Happy Norooz

Ali A. Jafarey The Zarathushtrian Assembly of Southern California Nowruz/Norooz [pronounced NO-ROOZ] in Persian means "New-[year]-day".  It is the beginning of the year for the...