A Literary History of Persia.
Volume 1: From the Earliest Times to Firdawsi; Volume 2: From Firdawsi to Sa'di; Volume 3: The Tartar Dominion (1265-1502); Volume 4: Modern Times (1500-1924). Cambridge At the University Press 1928-29
Reissue, four volumes, pp.xiv, 521, xiv, 568, xi, 586, xvi, 530, illustrations. A handsome set in original cloth, top edge gilt.
In Volume 3 Edward Browne provides an overview of literary activity under the Il-Khans of Persia, including the historians who left accounts of the Mongol reign in Persia, poets and mystics. The Timurid period is also dealt with in detail.