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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
open Cama open 46 46
open HP ms 78 open 20 19 1
open HP ms 9 open 59 59
open R 377 open 51 51
close   R 415a open 64 64
051v The eleventh combat: Gudarz kills Piran open              
054v The first combat: Fariburz kills Gulbad open              
067v Bizhan kills Human open              
127v Rustam comes before Kay Khusrau after returning with Bizhan open              
133r Rustam fights Barkhiyas Div (interpolation) open              
138r Rustam disguised as a merchant before Piran open              
147r Manizha's nurse speaks with Bizhan open              
201r Jarira commits suicide over her son's body open              
203r Farud shoots Giv's horse from under him open              
204v Farud kills Rivniz open              
231v open              
241v Piran proposes his daughter as a wife for Siyavush open              
252v The fire ordeal of Siyavush open              
256v Siyavush in Sudaba's private quarters open              
260v Tahmina learns of Suhrab's death open              
265r Rustam mortally wounds Suhrab open              
266r Suhrab overthrows Rustam in their second combat open              
270v Kay Kavus apologises to Rustam for his behaviour open              
273v Kay Kavus summons Rustam open              
276v Akvan Div flings Rustam into the sea open              
279r Turanian riders capture Rakhsh open              
280v Rustam kills Alkus in combat open              
284r Kay Kavus prepares for his flight to the heavens open              
286r Rustam pulls the King of Sham from his saddle by lasso open              
291v Kay Kavus' s champions fight the King of Mazandaran open              
295r Rustam's seventh labour: he kills the White Div open              
296r Rustam's sixth labour: he kills Arzhang open              
297v Rustam's fifth labour: he lassoes Aulad open              
298v Rustam's fourth labour: he kills the witch open              
299v Rustam's third labour: he kills a dragon open              
300v Rustam's second labour: he finds a spring and kills an onager open              
301v Rustam's first labour: Rakhsh kills a lion open              
305v Kay Kavus enthroned open              
308r Rustam lifts Afrasiyab by the belt open              
310r Rustam enthroned with Kay Qubad on Mount Alburz open              
311v Rustam catches Rakhsh open              
315r Gulbad, Zal and Shamasas in battle (DUPL) open              
322r Rustam kills Zal's white elephant open              
324r The birth of Rustam open              
325r Sam asks the Simurgh to return Zal open              
326r Zal marries Rudaba open              
329v Zal writes to Sam open              
336r Mihrab hears of Zal from Rudaba open              
341v Zal shoots fowl open              
345r Sam received by a child enthroned open              
350v Sam kills Faghfur of Chin open              
357r Sam fights div Haningal open              
360r Sam fights Farghin and other divs open              
362v Sam and Paridukht go to China open              
367v Paridukht repents in what she has done, Sam leaves the castle Bilbas open              
376v Parinush informs Paridukht about Faghfur of Chin open              
379v Sam breaks the horn of div Makukal open              
383r Sam fights the divs in the Fort Ganjina open              
386v Sam discusses his romance with the King open              
395v Sam kills the Dragon open              
399v Iranians battle the Turanians open              
405r The murder of Iraj open              
408v Faridun tests his sons open              
412v Faridun binds Zahhak open              
414v Faridun riding a horse open              
417v youth before Zahhak open              
422r Jamshid enthroned open              
425r Kayumars enthroned open              
429r Zahhak consults physicians open              
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