The splendour of Iran / originator E. Booth-Clibborn, general editor N. Pourjavady.

Title: 
The splendour of Iran / originator E. Booth-Clibborn, general editor N. Pourjavady.
Publisher: 
London : Booth-Clibborn Editions, 2001.
Description: 
3 v. : chiefly col. ill., col. maps ; 32 cm.
Other Authors: 
Booth-Clibborn, Edward. ed.
Pūrjavādī, Naṣr Allāh. ed.
Format of Material: 
Books
Bib ID: 
71215
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Location: 
Stacks
Call Number: 
N7280.S76
Notes: 
Includes bibligraphical references and indexes.
Vol. 1 includes a section on glass by A. Shishegar (p. 448-461); "The Cup of Solomon" (p. 396-397).
Vol. 2 includes a section on mirror mosaics by H. Semsar (p. 498-507) and various illustrations throughout; stained glass (p. [310-315], [325], 346, [348-349], 392, [396]).
Vol. 3 includes a section on glassware written by A. Shishegar (p. 202-209); medical glassware (p. 301) and various fishbowls (p. [374]-377).
Contents: 
v. 1. Ancient times (Prehistoric Iran, Elamite heritage, Aryan legacy, Imperial period, applied and decorative arts, courtly pastimes) --
v. 2. Islamic period (vernacular architecture, city planning, elements of cities, architectural ornament) --
v. 3. Islamic period (applied and decorative arts, cultural continuum, the Silk Road).
ISBN: 
1861540116 (set)