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mirror for princes

К»Unб№Јur al-MaК»ДЃlД« KaykДЃvЕ«s ibn Iskandar ibn QДЃbЕ«s

mirror for princes

the Qābūs nāma

by К»Unб№Јur al-MaК»ДЃlД« KaykДЃvЕ«s ibn Iskandar ibn QДЃbЕ«s

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Published by Cresset Press in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Iran
    • Subjects:
    • Muslim youth -- Conduct of life -- Early works to 1800.,
    • Education of princes -- Early works to 1800.,
    • Islamic ethics -- Early works to 1800.,
    • Iran -- Court and courtiers -- Early works to 1800.

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. xxi-[xxii]

      Other titlesQābūs nāma.
      Statementby Kai-Kāʼūs ibn Iskandar, Prince of Gurgān. Translated from the Persian by Reuben Levy.
      ContributionsLevy, Reuben, tr.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBJ1678.P3 K33 1951b
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxxi, [1], 265 p.
      Number of Pages265
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5350049M
      LC Control Number72238179

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