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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
open Egypt 1 7 238 70 72 49 14 11 21 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
close India 37 109 3003 75 381 405 733 83 1028 17 281
close Aligarh, Maulana Azad Library open 10 102 4 12 86
close Alwar, Government Museum open 3 196 11 15 170
close Amritsar, Kasla College open 2 0
Baroda, Baroda Museum and Picture Gallery open 0 0
close Calcutta, Asiatic Society of Bengal open 1 0
close Calcutta, Indian Museum open 2 12 12
close Calcutta, National Library open 2 45 37 8
close Calcutta, Victoria Memorial Museum open 1 0
Chandigarh, Chandigarh Museum open 0 0
close Chandigarh and Patiala , State Archives open 3 0
close Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh Government Oriental Mss & Res. Inst. open 3 64 62 2
close Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh State Museum open 1 4 4
Hyderabad, Birla Museum open 0 0
close Hyderabad, Jagdish and Kamla Mittal Museum of Indian Art, Hyderabad open 1 1 1
close Hyderabad, The Salar Jung Museum open 8 298 48 221 19 10
close Jaipur, City Palace Museum open 1 0
close Lucknow, Lucknow Museum open 2 0
close Mumbai, Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya open 3 10 4 6
close Mumbai (Bombay), Hakim Collection open 1 0
close Mumbai (Bombay), The K.R. Cama Oriental Institute open 7 326 46 186 83 11
open BBP 86 open 73 73
close   Cama open 46 46
01 In praise of Sultan Mahmud open              
02 open              
03 Iraj Killed by Tur with Salm open              
04 open              
05 Zal Responds to the Sux Questions of the Mobeds open              
06 The Birth of Rustam open              
07 Rustam Chooses Rakhsh as His Horse open              
08 Rustam Lifts Afrasiyab by the Belt open              
09 A minstrel div tempts Kay Kavus to invade Mazandaran open              
10 Rustam's first labour: Rakhsh kills a lion open              
11 Rustam's third labour: he kills a dragon open              
12 Rustam's fourth labour: he kills the witch open              
13 Rustam's seventh labour: he kills the White Div open              
14 The King of Mazandaran changes himself into a rock open              
15 Kay Kavus Air-Borne open              
15bis Siyavush plays polo before Afrasiyab open              
16 Siyavosh Battles Guruy (and Damor in the presence of Garsivaz) open              
17 Guruy executes Siyavush open              
18 Human attacks Rustam to allow Afrasiyab to escape open              
19 Kay Khusrau praised by the elders open              
20 Farud retreats to his fortress and is mortally wounded by Ruhham open              
21 Rustam overturns Chingish by seizing the tail of his horse open              
22 Kay Khusrau crosses Lake Zara open              
23 The first combat of Rustam and Isfandiyar open              
24 Wounded by Isfandiyar, Rustam and Rakhsh Seek Shelter in the Mountain open              
25 Rustam Shoots a Double-Pointed Arrow in Isfandiyar's Eye open              
26 Rustam kills Shaghad before dying open              
27 Iskandar and the Dying Dara open              
28 Iskandar executes Dara's murderers open              
29 Iskandar kills Fur open              
30 Iskandar signs a treaty with Queen Qaydafa and returns open              
31 Iskandar Visiting Israfil open              
32 Iskandar builds a wall against Gog and Magog open              
33 Ardashir's Night Attack Against the Kurds open              
34 Bahram Gur Hunts a Gazalle with Azada (Rumi lyre-playing girl) open              
35 A drunken shoemaker rides on Bahram Gur's escaped lion open              
36 Bahram Gur helps the landlord's cow to produce milk again open              
37 Bahram Gur Receives the Khaqan of Chin Captured by Khazaran open              
38 Bahram Gur wrestles before Shangul open              
39 Bahram Gur Kills a Dragon (with a bow in the dark) open              
40 open              
41 Nushrivan Receives the Daughter of the Khaqan of Chin open              
42 The creation of the game chess on behalf of the mother of Talhand open              
43 Bahram Chubina defeats the army of Sava Shah open              
44 open              
45 Bahram Chubina enthroned open              
open HP ms 78 open 20 19 1
open HP ms 9 open 59 59
open R 377 open 51 51
open R 415a open 64 64
open R VII 90 open 13 3 10
close New Delhi, National Archives open 1 0
close New Delhi, National Museum open 15 558 195 42 78 233 10
close Patna, Khuda Bakhsh Oriental Public Library open 19 990 29 127 247 97 466 17 7
close Rampur, Rampur Raza Library open 10 318 55 66 197
close Secunderabad (Haydarabad), R.K. Tanden Collection open 2 0
Thanjavur Mhraja Serfoji's Sarasvati Mahal Library, Mahal Campus, Thanjavur 613009, Tamilnadu, India , Royal Palace Library open 0 0
close Vadoda, Baroda Museum open 4 0
close Vadoda, Baroda Oriental Institute open 1 0
close Varanasi, Bharat Kala Bhavan open 2 16 4 10 2
close Varanasi, Central Library, Benares Hindu University open 4 63 63
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