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architecture of Islamic Iran

Donald Newton Wilber

architecture of Islamic Iran

the Il Khānid period

by Donald Newton Wilber

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N. J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Architecture -- Iran

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 192-200

    Other titlesIslamic Iran
    SeriesPrinceton monographs in art and archaeology, 29, Oriental studies, 17, Princeton monographs in art and archaeology -- 29
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 208 p.
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16360556M
    LC Control Number55005010

    Velayat-e faqih (Persian: ولایت فقیه ‎, velāyat-e faqīh), also known as Islamic Government (Persian: حکومت اسلامی ‎, Hokumat-i Eslami), is a book by the Iranian Muslim cleric, faqīh, and revolutionary Ayatollah Ruhollah Khomeini, first published in , and probably the most influential document written in modern times in support of theocratic : Ruhollah Khomeini; translated by Hamid Algar.   This richly illustrated book provides an unsurpassed overview of Islamic art and architecture from the seventh to the thirteenth centuries, a time of the formation of a new artistic culture and its first, medieval, flowering in the vast area from the Atlantic to India. Inspired by Ettinghausen and Grabar’s original text, this book has been completely rewritten and updated to take into 5/5(1).

    Books shelved as islamic-architecture: Islamic Art and Architecture, by Richard Ettinghausen, Islamic Art and Architecture: The System of Geomet. On this occasion, I try to visualize and point out the most important examples of ancient Iranian and Iranian architecture in the Islamic world. This book, inspired by the work of architects and Author: Elham Tavakoli.

    Islamic Art and Architecture explores and celebrates the cities of Islam, from Tabriz and Yazd to Kerman to Khiva, from Lahore to Fatehpur Sikri and Sikandra. Henri Stierlin offers a key to an intimate understanding of this immense heritage in a thorough text closely allied to crisp, full-colour illustrations. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: xi, pages illustrations, maps, plans 27 cm: Other Titles: Islamic Iran: Responsibility.


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