The Baz-Nama-Yi Nasiri A Persian Treatise On Falconry

Phillott, Douglas Craven [Translator]

Published by Bernard Quaritch, London, 1905
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194 pages. 25 x 17 cm. Limited edition, one of 500. Twenty-five black and white illustrations. The author divides his text between Yellow-Eyed and Dark-Eyed Birds of Prey. The original treatise on Falconry by Timur Mirza Qajar was composed in 1868, lithographed in Teheran from which this edition is made. Phillott was a distinguished scholar and linguist; proficient in Persian and Arabic producing two Persian grammars, and contributing many papers to the Journal of The Asiatic Society of Bengal. Born in India to a career officer in the Indian Army where he too served, taking part in campaigns in the Zhob Valley, Hazara and the North-West Frontier. He also served as Consul in Persia for two years and from 1912 was lecturer in Hindustani at Cambridge. Clean, fresh and crisp copy, hint of rubbing backstrip extremities, endpapers lightly toned, two bookplates, gilt embossed front cover illustration bright. Orig. green cloth, front cover gilt embossed. Teg. Near fine. Bookseller Inventory # 19648

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Title: The Baz-Nama-Yi Nasiri A Persian Treatise On...

Publisher: Bernard Quaritch, London

Publication Date: 1905

Binding: Hardcover

Edition: First edition.

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