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Iskandarnamah : a Persian medieval Alexander-romance

Author: Minoo S Southgate; Īraj Afshār
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, 1978.
Series: Persian heritage series, no. 31.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Translated selections from an anonymous court romance of the Alexander legend that is considered a masterpiece of Persian literature and the primary source for the Alexander stories of both the Middle East and Europe.
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Genre/Form: Romances
Named Person: Alexander, the Great; Alexander, the Great; Alexandre, (roi de Macédoine ;
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Minoo S Southgate; Īraj Afshār
ISBN: 023104416X 9780231044165
OCLC Number: 3542261
Notes: Translation from the Persian text edited by Ī. Afshār published in 1964 under title: Iskandarnāmah.
Description: xiii, 237 pages ; 24 cm.
Series Title: Persian heritage series, no. 31.
Other Titles: Iskandarnāmah.
Responsibility: translated by Minoo S. Southgate.

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Translated selections from an anonymous court romance of the Alexander legend that is considered a masterpiece of Persian literature and the primary source for the Alexander stories of both the Middle East and Europe.

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