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Ehsan Yarshater

Ehsan Yarshater is the Director of the Center for Iranian Studies and Professor Emeritus of Iranian Studies, Columbia University and the Founding Editor of the Encyclopaedia Iranica. Among his publications are Persian Poetry Under Shahrokh, Myths and Legends of Ancient Iran (both in Persian), A Grammar of Southern Tati Dialects and Persian Presence in the Islamic World. Among the books he has edited are Highlights of Persian Art (with R. Ettinghausen), the Cambridge History of Iran, Volume III in two parts and Persian Literature.  He is the general editor of the annotated translation of Tabari’s History (40 Vols) and the founding general editor of the Persian Heritage Series, Persian Studies Series and Modern Persian Literature Series.

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Persian Historiography
History of Persian Literature A, Vol X

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Persian literature is the jewel in the crown of Persian culture. It has profoundly influenced the literatures of Ottoman Turkey, Muslim India and Turkic...
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The Literature of Pre-Islamic Iran: Companion Volume I
History of Persian Literature A, Vol XVII

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Persian literature is the jewel in the crown of Persian culture. It has profoundly influenced the literatures of Ottoman Turkey, Muslim India and Turkic...
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General Introduction to Persian Literature
A History of Persian Literature

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Persian literature is the jewel in the crown of Persian culture. It has profoundly influenced the literatures of Ottoman Turkey, Muslim India and Turkic...
Ehsan Yarshater

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