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Cinema of Armenia

by Siranush Galstyan
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This book is the first English language study of Armenian cinema. It is divided into twelve chapters, followed by an appendix on animation. Chapter...

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Dining at the Safavid Court

by M. R. Ghanoonparvar
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"Madatolhayat" is one of the few pre-twentieth century Persian culinary sources to have survived. Its author, Nurollah, was the chef to the most...

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Epic of the Kings [Shahnameh]

by Abolqasem Ferdowsi
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Ferdowsi's monumental tenth-century epic, the Shahnameh (The Epic of the Kings), is a compendium of Iranian myths, legends, and events of the ancient...

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Riza Shah Pahlavi

by Donald N. Wilber
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When first published in 1975, this book was the first full-length study of Riza (Reza) Shah Pahlavi and his times in any language and remains the...

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Persian Cuisine

by M. R. Ghanoonparvar
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The cuisine of every nation provides a means of celebrating its culture, and this volume, the most comprehensive collection of recipes of Persian...

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Samarkand the Center of the World

by Matteo Compareti
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In antiquity Samarkand was the capital of the Persian province of Sogdiana. Its language, culture, and “Zoroastrian” religion closely approximated...

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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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Contemporaray Iranian Photography

by Abbas Daneshvari
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Contemporary Iranian Photography edited by Abbas Daneshvari offers five essays with interpretive comments on the photography of post-1980s Iran,...

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Mazda Publishers was established in 1980 by a college professor, Dr. A. K. Jabbari, as a scholarly 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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English-Persian Dictionary $45.00 $25.00 Sale
Folly of Speaking $16.00 $8.00 Sale
Survey of Persian Art: Textiles $175.00 $125.00 Sale
Ali Dashti's "Prison Days." $35.00 $25.00 Sale
On the High Road $65.00 $50.00 Sale
Chronicle of Abraham of Crete $26.95 $15.00 Sale
Stories of the Prophets $65.00 $45.00 Sale
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Converging Zones $45.00 $20.00 Sale
Arak‘el of Tabriz: Book of History $65.00 $45.00 Sale
Ice Houses of Iran: Where, How, Why $55.00 $35.00 Sale
One Woman’s War: Da [Mother]
 
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Scholars and Humanists $40.00 $25.00 Sale
Survey of Persian Art: Carpets $175.00 $125.00 Sale
De Vita Sua $45.00 $30.00 Sale
Survey of Persian Art: Art of the Book $175.00 $125.00 Sale
Tamerlane's Tableware $65.00 $45.00 Sale
Jambr (Archival Chamber) $45.00 $25.00 Sale

Forthcoming Books

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The Meaning of Norooz

The Meaning of Norooz/Nowruz By Dr. Ali A. Jafarey The Zarathushtrian Assembly CALENDAR Almost all of us know that the year is approximately 365.25 days long. All of us in the Northern...

Iran’s 2015 Book of the Year Awards

Winners of Iran’s 2015 Book of the Year Awards Honored. Danish scholar Dr. Hemming Jorgensen’s book, Ice Houses of Iran, published in 2012 by Mazda Publishers, was among the winners of the 32nd...

The Centennial of the Persian Constitutional Revolution 1906-2006.A Conference

NOTE: This conference was held on September 16-17, 2006 on the campus of Chapman University in Orange California. It was sponsored by Mazda Publishers, the Iranica Institute, Chapman University and...

20th Anniversary of Democracy Now!

THANK YOU AMY! Amy Goodman on the Road: Updates on Democracy Now's 20th Anniversary 100-City Tour. Amy Goodman has just launched a 100-city tour to mark the 20th anniversary of Democracy Now! and...

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