The Sea of Precious Virtues (Bahr al Fava'id): A Medieval Islamic Mirror for Princes. Julie Scott Meisami, and, edited, translated from the Persian.

The Sea of Precious Virtues (Bahr al Fava'id): A Medieval Islamic Mirror for Princes

Salt Lake City: University of Utah Press, 1991. First Edition. Small quarto; xix, 448pp. A Fine copy in dust jacket. '... an Islamic speculum, or mirror for princes. It was compiled in Persian in the mid-twelfth century by an anonymous author and dedicated to a minor ruler entrusted with the education of a young prince.' (dj). Item #20308
ISBN: 0874803136

Price: $125.00