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Lot 340
A Persian book, the inside cover with St Augustini College Library plate, presented by D S Robertson?, with hand written notes "The three books Aire Sekandre, Khosrow and Shirin and Leyly Majnoon by Amir Khosvow Dehlaui, dated 698 H (1299AD) Provenance Stu Augustus's College Library Madras" believed to be circa 1299 AD £450-550

There is some loosening o fthe spine and some of the pages are quite grubby with some being foxed.

From Books, Documents in the Metalware, Collectors Items, Ephemera, Fabrics, Toys, Curios etc section in our Antique, Fine Art and Collectables auction held on Wednesday 29th of August 2007