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Mélange de littérature et d’histoire persanes par le Bon Lescallier. (1–48) Notes pour les Notices historiques des Ambassades entre la Chine et la Perse. Extracts from Persian chronicles covering the year 811/1408–9, with French translations and notes added on the facing pages. (1–27) A selection of Persian folk tales involving animals. [28–30] A mustazād, on or by, Amīr Khusraw (d. 725/1325); four verses from the Yūsuf va Zulaykhā of Jāmī (d. 898/1492); and five verses from a poem by Fatḥ ‘Alī Shah Qājār. Undated, probably 19th century.