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Viaggi Orientali del P. Filippo della SS. Trinita generale de'Carmelitani Scalzi.
Ne'quali si descriuono vary successi molti Regni dell'Oriente, Monti, Mari, e Fiumi; la successione de'Prencipi dominanti, i Popoli Christiani, & Infedeli, che stanno in quelle parti. Si discorre ancora degli Animali, Alberi Piante, e fratti, delle Missioni, de'Religiosi, e di molti easi degni della curiosita di chi legge. Venezia Antonio Tiuanni 1683
12mo, pp.(10), 730. A good unsophisticated copy bound in contemporary paper vellum.
A tour to Sheeraz, by the route of Kazroon and Feerozabad;
with various remarks on the manners, customs, laws, language, and literature of the Persians. To which is added a history of Persia, from the death of Kureem Khan to the subversion of the Zund dynasty. London T. Cadell and W. Davies 1807
First English edition 4to, pp. [xv], 329, two engraved portraits. Bound without half-title. A very good copy bound in later half calf, rebacked in calf with dark green lettering piece in compartments. Some spotting to title page, margins of plates, and occasionally elsewhere.
Privately printed catalogue of magnificent collection
Collection of Islamic Art.
Prince Sadruddin Aga Khan. Chateau de Bellerive, Geneva [privately printed] 1972, 1978
Four volumes, 4to (30.8 x 24 cm), pp. 224, ; 224, ; 218, ; 220, ; with 5 maps (4 coloured) and 372 mounted photographs (145 in colour). A very good set in original green cloth, lightly worn.
Album de l'Exposition d'Art Persan.
Janvier-Fevrier 1935. [with] Exposition d'Art Persan. Cairo Societe des Amis de l'Art 1935
First edition Two volumes, 4to, pp.(iv), 72 plates, erratum slip; viii, 97, . Number 13 of 300 copies only issued. The plates are in very good condition; the original board portfolio a little worn. The original wrappers of text volume are worn, and partially detached, but text in good condition. Signed by Gaston Wiet on title page.
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.
Obraztsy persidskago narodnago tvorchestva [Specimens of Persian Folk Creativity]
[Songs of Vocal Musicians, Wedding Songs, Lullabies, Catches, Specimens of varied Content]. St. Petersburg 1902
First edition Large 8vo, pp. [iii], ix, , 10 colour illustrations on 5 plates, photographic black-and-white portrait, with 2 copies of the 9-page addenda bound at end. A very good copy bound in modern black cloth, gilt lettering on spine, all edges uncut, mostly unopened.