The Cleveland Museum of Art's Tuti-Nama / Tales of a Parrot
Nakhshabi, Ziya' U'D-Din. Simsar, Muhammed A. editor.

Cleveland, OH / Graz, Austris Cleveland Museum of Art / Akademische Druck U. Verlagsanstalt 1978 First edition Large thick octavo (oversized). Slight wear to edges and corners of boards and dust jacket. 338 p. w/ color images form manuscripts, bibliography. A nice edition of Tales of a Parrot (52 in all), originally written in the 14th c., and in turn drew on a twelfth century were called Seventy Tales of the Parrot. Mostly moralistic stories to encourage fidelity and control over women. Very good Hardcover (Item ID: 16894)


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