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open Armenia 1 1 62 62
open Australia 2 2 2 2
open Austria 1 3 85 85
open Belgium 1 1 0
open Canada 4 37 63 9 27 17 6 2 2
open Denmark 2 38 75 6 16 31 16 2 4
close Egypt 1 7 238 70 72 49 14 11 21 1
close Cairo, Dar al-Kutub open 7 238 70 72 49 14 11 21 1
open Adab Farsi 78 open 2 2
open Ms. Ta'rikh Farisi Tal'at, no. 71 open 16 16
open Ms. Ta'rikh Farisi, no. 18 open 16 11 5
open Ms. Ta'rikh Farisi, no. 53 open 12 12
open Ms. Ta'rikh Farisi, no. 59 open 72 72
close   Ms. Ta'rikh Farisi, no. 60 open 49 49
Shamsa open              
000 Binding open              
001v Kayumars enthroned (frontispiece) open              
002r Rustam in combat (frontispiece) open              
002v-3 Double illuminated carpet page open              
005r End of prose preface open              
005v Unvan at start of poem open              
008v Kayumars enthroned open              
011v Jamshid enthroned, carried by Divs open              
019v Faridun defeats Zahhak open              
026v The murder of Iraj open              
034r Faridun receives the severed head of Salm open              
064r Afrasiyab executes Nauzar open              
068v Rustam lifts Afrasiyab by the belt open              
077v Rustam's seventh labour: he kills the White Div open              
086v Kay Kavus airborne open              
103r Rustam mortally wounds Suhrab open              
112r The fire ordeal of Siyavush open              
136r Guruy executes Siyavush open              
150v Kay Khusrau crosses the Oxus with Farangis and Giv open              
190r Rustam kills Ashkabus and his horse open              
192r Rustam captures and kills Kamus open              
210v Rustam fights a sea monster open              
213v Bizhan slaughters the wild boar open              
225v Rustam rescues Bizhan from the pit open              
353r The eleventh combat: Gudarz kills Piran open              
367v Kay Khusrau throws Shida to the ground open              
387r The execution of Afrasiyab open              
405v Gushtasp kills Ilyas in combat open              
420v Gushtasp puts Isfandiyar in chains open              
429r Isfandiyar's second labour: he fights the lions open              
445v Isfandiyar kills Arjasp to rescue his sisters open              
465r Rustam shoots Isfandiyar in the eyes with a double-pointed arrow open              
483v Iskandar attends the dying Dara open              
496r Queen Qaydafa shows Iskandar his portrait open              
518v Ardashir recognizes Shapur during a polo game open              
547r Bahram Gur fights two lions to win the throne open              
551v A drunken shoemaker rides on Bahram Gur's escaped lion open              
574v Bahram Gur kills a dragon in India open              
617r Buzurjmihr arranges chess pieces before Anushirvan open              
628v Anushirvan and Buzurjmihr ? open              
631v open              
638v Caesar's envoys before Anushirvan open              
652v open              
692r Bahram Chubina kills Maqatura open              
706r Shirin greets Khusrau Parviz returning from the hunt open              
722v Shirin commits suicide by the coffin of Khusrau Parviz open              
731r Sa'd-i Vaqqas kills Rustam open              
737v The miller assassinates Yazdagird open              
open Ms. Ta'rikh Farisi, no. 73 open 71 70 1
open France 9 62 1005 10 190 280 285 85 108 47
open Georgia 2 12 73 1 15 44 13
open Germany 10 49 1237 41 182 341 425 88 101 59
open Greece 1 3 3 2 1
open Hungary 4 6 58 20 2 36
open India 37 109 3003 75 381 405 733 83 1028 17 281
open Iran 19 100 2225 4 144 740 344 106 653 234
open Iraq 1 1 0
open Ireland 2 29 631 108 62 144 151 106 58 2
open Israel 2 15 52 6 17 3 25 1
open Italy 9 12 334 1 16 90 176 51
open Kuwait 2 18 58 9 36 1 1 2 9
open Malaysia 2 4 18 2 15 1
open Netherlands 1 1 20 20
open Pakistan 17 45 235 4 15 65 147 1 3
open Poland 5 5 30 29 1
open Portugal 1 1 0
open Qatar 1 16 167 6 10 18 133
open Romania 1 1 1 1
open Russia 5 33 1148 53 149 202 450 162 131 1
open Singapore 1 2 2 2
open Spain 1 1 80 80
open Sweden 1 2 31 31
open Switzerland 6 129 629 45 150 195 97 23 116 1 2
open Tajikistan 2 4 39 32 7
open Turkey 6 81 1285 140 595 468 79 3
open UK 27 336 4412 36 750 1186 1072 421 745 12 186
open USA 44 418 3382 299 283 723 988 260 683 33 111
open Uzbekistan 1 13 253 129 109 3 3 9
open destroyed 2 2 1 1
open dispersed mss 1 10 512 406 48 51 7
open private collections 14 43 240 121 8 21 80 1 1 8
open unknown country 1 4 7 1 6
open unknown location 3 10 0