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Persian literature

Subject Source: UK Archival Thesaurus

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:


Correspondence of E.G. Browne and Sir E.D. Ross

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.7605
Scope and Contents Edward Granville Browne was a noted scholar and Fellow of Pembroke, with a deep knowledge of the languages, history and culture of the Middle East. Apart from the many books and articles which bore his name, Browne also undertook as a labour of love the wearisome task of cataloguing the Islamic manuscripts in the Cambridge University Library and some of the college libraries, as well as two smaller collections at the India Office Library. He was also responsible for the publication of many...
Dates: 20th February 1891-15th July 1925
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'Poems from the Persian' E. G. Browne, 1926

Reference Code: GBR/1058/BRO/3/8
Scope and Contents

The Augustan Books of English Poetry, Second Series, Number 10 featuring translations of Persian poetry by Browne. The volume was published posthumously and includes a tribute to Browne by Sidney Jerrold.

Dates: Publication: 1926