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The Parsi Religion:
as contained in the Zand-Avasta, and propounded and defended by the Zoroastrians of India and Persia, unfolded, refuted, and contrasted with Christianity. Bombay American Mission Press 1843
First edition, pp.610, folding lithographed plate. A very good copy in original blind-stamped cloth, spine faded. Small tear to margin of folding plate, not affecting image.
A Complete English-Persian dictionary.
Compiled from original sources. London Sampson Low, Marston & Company 
First edition. Folio, pp. vii, [i], 1491, [1, colophon]; Persian characters in the text. A very good copy bound in contemporary brown cloth retaining original label. Ownership bookplate on front pastedown, minor foxing to first and last few leaves.
First books printed in Persian in Arabic type
Historia Christi Persice.
Conscripta, simulque multis modis contaminata, P. Hieronymo Xavier, Soc. Jesu. Latine reditta & animadversionibus notata Ludovico de Dieu. [bound with] Historia S. Petri Persice. Conscripta, simulque multis modis contaminata [and] Rudimenta Linguae Persicae. Leiden Elzevier 1639
Three titles, first editions, small 4to, pp. [xxiv], 636, [4, index]; 144; 95; titles printed in red and black, parallel texts in Latin and Persian (in Arabic characters). A very good set rebound in modern half calf, cloth boards, gilt ornaments in compartments on spine. Ownership signature cut from first title. Light marginal damp-staining to edge of some pages, not affecting text..
Edwards, p.730; Pieters 217-219; Smitskamp PO 310; Sommervogel VIII, 1340; Willems 490, 477