Shah Nameh

A celebrated historical poem written by Firdousi, being the most ancient in the modern Persian language.
- Brande & C.

See also: Shah

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1500, Iraq or Iran, sheet from Shah Nameh (Book of the Kings).
Stephen Weston's Episodes from the Shah Nameh: On Annals of the Persian Kings (1815), James Atkinson's The Shah Nameh of the Persian Poet Firdausi (1832), and Helen Zimmern's The Shah Namah: The Epic of Kings (1883) are among the nineteenth-century translations which have been recently reprinted.