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Specimens of the popular poetry of Persia : as found in the adventures and improvisations of Kurroglou, the bandit-minstrel of northern Persia and in the songs of the people inhabiting the shores of the Caspian Sea ;; orally collected and translated, with philological and historical notes, by Alexander Chodzko

Chodzko, Alexander ; Oriental Translation Fund

Published by Printed for the Oriental Translation Fund of Great Britain and Ireland, and sold by W.H. Allen, London, 1842
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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Quarto in dark green cloth; paper title label to spine; x, 592 p. : music notation ; 26 cm. Scarce. Folk literature, Persian -- Translations into English. Köroglu (Poem).; English. Endpaper and prelims mildy foxed; else a tight, _unopened_ copy with minor rubbing to exterior. Remarkably Fine thus, considering age. Bookseller Inventory # 13202

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Title: Specimens of the popular poetry of Persia : ...

Publisher: Printed for the Oriental Translation Fund of Great Britain and Ireland, and sold by W.H. Allen, London

Publication Date: 1842

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine

Edition: First edition.

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