MENAdoc: Title No 15,000 is now online!

Kitāb-i Šāhnāma-i ḥakīm Abu-‘l-Qāsim Firdausī Ṭūsī

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As title number 15,000 (fifteen thousand) in our open-access repository MENAdoc, we present a beautiful large-sized edition of the so-called “Book of Kings”.

The Persian epic poem “Šāhnāmah” is the life’s work of the poet Abūl-Qāsim Firdausī (940-1020).

Here you will find the 4 volumes free to view or for download as PDF.

Schāhnāme Band 2, Seite 51–52
This issue was published in Bombay in 1855. It is illustrated with numerous lithographs, which are more effective in an enlarged view.


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Call for Papers: Symposia Iranica – 4th Iranian Studies Conference

Screenshot: Symposia Iranica 2019“Symposia Iranica is open to postgraduates at all levels and post-docs from any discipline”

“We welcome proposals that engage with any aspect of Iranian studies within the arts, humanities, and social sciences. […] Comparative themes and interdisciplinary approaches are also very welcome.”

Here you can find the full call for papers and the application form

Deadline will be December 30, 2018.