Persepolis (Takht-i Jamshid)
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Persepolis (Takht-i Jamshid) by К»AlД« SДЃmД«

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Published by Musavi Print. Office in Shiraz .
Written in English


  • Persepolis (Iran),
  • Iran -- Antiquities.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Ali-Sami ; translated by the Reverend R.N. Sharp.
SeriesPublication of the Learned Society of Pars -- no. 2
The Physical Object
Pagination95 p., [86] p. of plates :
Number of Pages95
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23127236M

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