Iraj Afshar: A Scholar and Humanist (1925-2011) by Touraj Daryaee

From Splendour and Admiration to Ruin and Condescension: Western Travellers to Iran from the Safavids to the Qajars by Rudi Matthee

The Influences of Western Ideas on Kermani’s Political Thought by Pejman Abdolmohammadi

Taqizadeh and European Civilisation by A. M. Ansari

Ahmad Kasravi and “Pick-Axe Politics”: Neckties and Literature as Western Tools of Cultural Imperialism by Lloyd Ridgeon

Occidentialism and Historiography in Modern Iran: Fereydun Adamiyat, one of Twentieth-Century Iran’s Foremost Historian, and his Assessment of the Rise of National Socialism and the Fall of the Weimar Republic by Oliver Bast

Chrono-Cultural Sequence of the Bampur Valley (South-Eastern Iran) During the Chalcolithic Period: A Re-evaluation of the Stein Collection at the Peabody Museum, Harvard University by Benjamin Mutin

The “Tin Problem” in the Prehistoric Near East: Further Insights from a Study of Chemical Datasets on Copper Alloys from Iran and Mesopotamia by Aurelie Cuenod, Peter Bray and A Mark Pollard

Painted Pottery from Al-Hiba: Godin Tepe IIIChronology and Interactions between Ancient Lagash and Elam by Steve Renette

Perspectives on an Alluvial Margin: Settlement Patterns in the North Murghab Delta, Turkmenistan by Steven Markofsky

Agro-Pastoral Strategies and Food Production on the Achaemenid Frontier in Central Asia: A Case Study of Kyzyltepa in Southern Uzbekistan by Xin Wu, Naomi F. Miler and Pam Crabtree

From Nakhchivan to Kemah: The Western Extent of Brick Persianate Funerary Architecture in the Sixth/Twelfth Century AD by Richard Piran McClary

The Ghurid Madrasa and Mausoleum of Shah-i Mashhad, Ghur, Afghanistan by Abdul Wassay Najimi

Historical Accounts of Cobalt Ore Processing from the Kashan Mine by Moujan Matin and Mark Pollard

New Radiocarbon Dates for the Banesh Period Occupation at the Tal-e-Kureh, Fars, Iran by John R Alden and Cameron A Petrie

An Architectural Pattern in Late Fourth-millennium BC Western Iran: A New Link Between Susa, Tal-i Malyan, and Godin Tepe by F Desset

A BMAC Grave from Bojnord, North-eastern Iran by Ali A Vahdati

Inscribed and Uninscribed Spaces in Al Untash Napirisha: Interaction and Segregation in a Late Second-millennium De Novo Capital by Evan Carlson

Some Socio-Economic Evidence from Iron Age Societies of the Iranian Central Plateau by Sajjad Alibaigi & Shokouh Khoseravi

Return to Shami. Preliminary Survey of the Iranian-Italian Joint Expedition in Khuzistan at Kal-E Chendar by Vito Messina & Jafar Mehr Kian

A Hoard from the Time of Yazdgard III in Kirman by Stefan Heidemann, Josef Riederer, & Dieter Weber

On the Portraits of the Samarqandian Kings on Sogdian Bronze Coins by Michael Fedorov & Andrew Kuznetsov

The Rediscovery of the “Lost” Minaret of Qal’a-iZarmug-rgh, Saghar, Afghanistan by David C Thomas, Ustad Sayid’Umar, Faisal Ahmad & David Smith

Patrons or Murids? Mongol Women and Shaykhs in Ilkhanid Iran and Anatolia by Bruno De Nicola

The Timurid to Safavid Transition in Persian Painting. Artists in Limbo: New Evidence by Ebadollah Bahari

The Political Structure and Patronage of the Astan-i Quds-i Razavi in the Reign of Shah Tahmasb (930-84AH/AD 1524-76) by Zahra Talaee

The Madrasa-yi Khan at Shiraz: An Expression of Shi’ite Architecture by Alireza Anisi

The Late Aceramic Neolithic Flaked Stone Assemblage from Tepe Rahmatabad, Fars, South-west Iran by Yoshihiro Nishiaki, Hossein Azizi Karanaghi and Masashi Abe

Mahtoutabad III (Province of Kerman, Iran): An “Uruk-related” Material Assemblage in Eastern Iran by F. Desset, M. Vidale and N. Alidadi Soleimani

Cyrus and the Kingship of Anshan: Further Perspectives by David Stronach

Khorezmian Walled Sites of the Seventh Century BC – Fourth Century AD: Urban Settlements? Elite Strongholds? Mobile Centres? by Michelle Negus Cleary

Alexandre, L’Iranien by Rachid Bazzi

A four-armed Goddess from Ancient Chorasmia: History, Iconography and Style of an Ancient Chorasmian Icon by Michele Minardi

Late Drachms of the Khwarazmshah Azkajvar and imitiations of Such Drachms by Andrew Kuznetsov and Michael Fedorov

In the Trenches: Rescue Archaeology at the Bala Hissar, Kabul by Alison L. Gascoigne, David Thomas and Fiona Kidd

Matthew Lumsden’s Persian Grammar (Calcutta, 1810) Part II by Eva M. Jeremias

“Come The Ye Classic Thieves of Each Degree”: The Social Context of the Persepolis Diaspora in the Early Nineteenth Century by Lindsay Allen

The Caspian Dialect of Kujur in the Central Alborz by Habib Borjian

The Marks of Early Writing,by Jacob L. Dahl

Beeswax Preserved in a Late Chalcolithic Bevelled-rim Bowl from the Tehran Plain, Iran,by A. Mayyas, B. Stern, G. Gillmore, R. Coningham and H. Fazeli Nashli

A Chlorite Container Found on the Surface of Shahdad (Kerman, Iran) and its Cosmetic Content, by Massimo Vidale, Oliver Craig, François Desset, Giuseppe Guida, Pierluigi Bianchetti, Giancarlo Sidoti, Maurizio Mariottini and Enrico Battistella

Astyages, Cyrus and Zoroaster: Solving a Historical Dilemma,by Abolala Soudavar

The Faḍā’il-i Balkh and its Place in Islamic Historiography,by Arezou Azad

Muḥammad Shaybānī Khān’s Coffin: New Light on the Monument,by Shebl Ebaid

The Recovery of the Past: Ibn Bābawayh, Bāqir al-Majlisī and Safawid Medical Discourse,
by Andrew J. Newman

Matthew Lumsden’s Persian Grammar (Calcutta, 1810). Part I,by Éva M. Jeremiás

Shorter Notices

A Rare Anonymous Coin of Samarqandian Sogdia from the Vicinity of Afrasiyab, by Michael Fedorov and Andrew Kuznetsov

The Shrine of Shaykh Aḥmad-i Jām: Notes on a Revised Chronology and a Waqfiyya, by Shivan Mahendrarajah

Metric Analysis of a Female Figurine from Tepe Sarab,
by Hamed Vahdati Nasab and Mandan Kazzazi

The “Artisan’s House” of Hasanlu Tepe, Iran,
by Michael D. Danti

Ultan Qalasi: A Fortified Site in the Sasanian Borderlands (Mughan Steppe, Iranian Azerbaijan), by Karim Alizadeh

On Some Previously Unknown Khwarazmian Drachms and the Names of Rulers on Them, by Michael Fedorov and Andrew Kuznetsov

Opaque Glazed Wares: A Review of the Definition, Dating and Distribution of a Key Iraqi Ceramic Export in the Abbasid Period, by Seth M.N. Priestman

The Islamisation of Iranian Kingly Ideals in the Persianate Fürstenspiegel,
by D. G. Tor

Shah ‘Abbās and the Pilgrimage to Mashhad, by Caroline Mawer

A Medical Man in the Persia of Nāṣir al-Dīn Shāh: C.J. Wills’ Reminiscences of his Fifteen Years’ Work in the Persian Provinces, 1866–81, by C. Edmund Bosworth

A Radiocarbon Chronology for the Neolithic Settlement of Tall-i Mushki, Marv Dasht Plain, Fars, Iran, by Yoshihiro Nishiaki

Cheshmeh Ali Ware: a Petrographic and Geochemical Study of a Transitional Chalcolithic Period Ceramic Industry on the Northern Central Plateau of Iran, by Edna H. Wong, Cameron A. Petrie and Hassan Fazeli

Platform Bearers from Kūl-e Farah III and VI,by Javier Álvarez-Món

A Comparison Between Sassanid Vaults and those of the Roman and Byzantine Periods, by Morvarid Mazhari Motlagh

Chionite Rulers of Chach in the Middle of the Fourth to the Beginning of the Seventh Century (According to the Data of Numismatics), by Michael Fedorov

Adurbādagān During the Late Sasanian Period: a Study in Administrative Geography, by Mehrdad Ghodrat-Dizaji

Historical Information from Ibn Funduq’s Tarīkh-i Bayhaq (563/1167–68), by C. Edmund Bosworth

Pottery from Jām: A Mediaeval Ceramic Corpus from Afghanistan, by Alison L. Gascoigne

The Grammatical Tradition in Persian: Shams-i Fakhrī’s Rhyme Science in the Fourteenth Century, by Éva M. Jeremiás


Shorter Notice

A Rare Sogdian Coin from the Ming Tepe Hillfort, by Andrew Kuznetsov and Michael Fedorov


Shir-i Shian and the Fifth-millennium Sequence of Northern Iran, by Robert H.Dyson Jr and Christopher P. Thornton

Early Writing in Iran, a Reappraisal, by Jacob L. Dahl

Karakalpak-Australian Excavations in Ancient Chorasmia, 2001-2005: Interim Report on the Fortifications of Kazakl’i-yatkan and Regional Survey, by A.V.G. Betts, V.N. Yagodin, S.W. Helms, G.Khozaniyakov, S.Amirov and M. Negus-Cleary

The Davāzdah Imām Mausoleum at Yazd: A re-examination, by Alireza Anisi

The Bodleian Manuscript of Asadī Ṭūsī’s Munāẓara Between an Arab and a Persian: its Place in the Transition from Ancient Debate to Classical Panegyric, by Firuza Abdullaeva

The Gold and Silver Lining: Shams al-Din Muhammad b. Mu`ayyad al-`Urdi’s Inlaid Celestial Globe (c. AD 1288) from the Ilkhanid Observatory at Maragha, by Moya Carey

Mongol Khans and Religious Allegiance: the Problems Confronting a Minister-historian in Ilkhanid Iran, by Peter Jackson

The Road from China to Iran: a Jade Candlestick in the Art Institute of Chicago, by Yuka Kadoi

Texts from the Persian Late Eighteenth-century India and Britain: Culture or Construct?, by Beatrice Teissier

Landlord Villages of the Tehran Plain, Iran and Historical Archaeology in Iran, by Hassan Fazeli, Minoo Salimi and Ruth Young

An Alternate View of Complexity at Tall-e Bakun A, by James A. Fraser

Early Villages on the Persian Gulf Littoral: Revisiting Tol-e Pir and the Galehdar Valley, by Alireza Askari, Chaverdi, Cameron A. Petrie and Helen Taylor

Rubbish, Routines, and Practice: Chipped Stone Blades from Uruk-Period Sharafabad, Iran, by Susan Pollock

Excavations at Konar Sandal in the Region of Jiroft in the Halil Basin: First Preliminary Report (2002-2008), by Youssef Madjidzadeh with a Contribution on Glyptic Art by Holly Pittman

Late Bronze Age in North-Eastern Iran: an Alternative Approach to Persisting Problems, by Ali Mousavi

On Editing the Gathas, by M.L. West.

Below the Salt: A Preliminary Study of the Dating and Biology of Five Salt-Preserved Bodies from Zanjan Province, Iran, by A.M. Pollard, D.R. Brothwell, A. Aali

Sasanian Walls, Hinterland Fortresses and Abandoned Ancient Irrigated Landscapes: the 2007 Season on the Great Wall of Gorgan and the Wall of Tammishe, by Hamid Omrani Rekavandi, Eberhard W. Sauer

Technique de la Preparation de l’email a Reflet Metallique d’apres le ‘Ara’es-al-Javaher va Nafa’es-al-Ata’ebd ‘Abolqassem Abdollah Kachani,by Zohreh Rouhfar and Javad Neyestani

The Iranian City of Rayy: Urban Model and Military Architecture, by R. Rante

The Mamluks in the Military of the Pre-Seljuq Persianate Dynasties, by Deborah G. Tor

Ceramic House Models from Medieval Persia: Domestic Architecture and Concealed Activities, by Margaret S. Graves

Le Chant du Monde: A Disenchanting Echo of Safavid Art History, by Abolala Soudavar

Paper Modernity? Notes on an Iranian Industrial Tour, 1818, by Nile Green

Murder in Bushehr in 1844: the Case of Bibi Asilu, by Vanessa Martin

Constitution en Vaqf d’une “Mosquee Sanctuaire” ni’Matullahl a Teheran a l’Epoque Pahlavi, by Denis Hermann and Omid Rezai

Sistan and Baluchistan Project: Short Reports on the Tenth Campaign of Excavations at Shahr-i Sokhta, by S.M.S. Sajjadi, M. Casanova, L. Costantini, and K.O. Lorentz.

Proto-Neolithic Caves in the Bolaghi Valley, South Iran, by Akira Tsuneki, Mohsen Zeidi and Katsuhiko Ohnuma

Archaeological Surveys in the “Eastern Corridor”, South-Western Iran, by Abbas Moghaddam and Negin Miri

The Case of Elamite teptip and Akkadian Tuppu, by Jan Tavernier

The Querulous Cow: An Essay in Gothic Interpretation, by M.L. West

Administrative Geography of the Early Sasanian Period: the Case of Adurbadagan, by Mehrdad Ghodrat-Dizaji

An Imperial Frontier of the Sasanian Empire: Further Fieldwork at the Great Wall of Gorgan, by Hamid Omrani Rekavandi, Eberhard W. Sauer, Tony Wilkinson, etal.

Worship According to the Yasts, by Sarah Stewart

On the Portraits of the Sogdian Kings (Ikhshids) of Samarqand, by Michael Fedorov

The Topography of Rayy during the Early Islamic Period, by R. Rante

A Samanid Work of Counsel and Commentary: The Nasihat al-muluk of Pseudo-Mawardi, by Louise Marlow

Hierocosmic Intellect and Universal Soul in a Qasida by Nasir-i Khusraw, by Leonard Lewisohn

Warlike Heroines in the Persian Alexander Tradition: the Cases of Araqit and Burandukht, by Evangelos Venetis

An Introduction to Buildings of the Il-Khanid Period Located in the City of Farfan, Rui-dasht Region, Isfahan, Iran, by Ahmad SalehiKakhki

The Zurkhana between Tradition and Change, by Lloyd Ridgeon Archaeological Reports

Socio-Economic Transformations in the Tehran Plain: Final Season of Settlement Survey and Excavations at Tepe Pardis, by H. Fazeli, R.A.E. Coningham, R.L. Young, G.K. Gillmore, M. Maghsoudi and H. Raza

The Mamasani Archaeological Project, Stage Two: Excavations at Qaleh Kali (Tappeh Servan/Jinjun [MS 46]), by D.T Potts, A. Asgari Chaverdi, C.A. Petrie, etal.

Developing Societies and Economies in Fourth Millennium B.C. Fars: Further Excavations at Tol-e Spid, by C.A. Petrie, A. Sardari Zarchi and A. Javanmard Zadeh

The Neolithic Settlement of Highland SW Iran: New Evidence from the Mamasani District, by Lloyd Weeks, Karim Alizadeh, Lily Niakan, et al.

Socio-economic Transformations: Settlement Survey in the Tehran Plain and Excavations at Tepe Pardis, by R.A.E Coningham, H. Fazeli, R.L. Young, et al.

The Bushehr Hinterland: Results of the First Season of the Iranian-British Archaeological Survey of Bushehr Province, November–December 2004, by R.A. Carter, K. Challis, S.M.N. Priestman and H. Tofighian.

Egyptian Hieroglyphs on Achaemenid Period Cylinder Seals, by Mariana Giovino

The Oxus Scabbard, by John Boardman

Linear Barriers of Northern Iran: the Great Wall of Gorgan and the Wall of Tammishe, by Jebrael Nokandeh, Eberhard Sauer, Hamid Omrani Rekavandi, et al.

The “Tradition of Mufaddal” and the Doctrine of the Raj’a: Evidence of Ghuluww in the Eschatology of Twelver Shi’ism?, by Colin P. Turner

New Data on the Appanage Rulers of Khuttalån and Wakhsh, by Michael Fedorov

The Friday Mosque at Simnån, by Alireza Anisi

Monuments of Bamiyan Province, Afghanistan, by Jonathan Lee

Environmental Evidence from the Minaret of Jam Archaeological Project, Afghanistan, by D.C. Thomas, K. Deckers, M.M. Hald, et al.

The Rise and Fall of the Banº Ka’b. A Borderer State in Southern Khuzestan, by Willem Floor

Years Amongst the Persians: Maria Browne’s Letters from Iran, by Alice Browne

The Shahnameh in Bakhtiari Nomadic Society: Anthropological Aspects of Hero and Heroism, by Pedram Khosronejad

Altars, Precincts, and Temples: Medieval and Modern Zoroastrian Praxis, by Jamsheed K. Choksy

Further on the Calendar of Zoroastrian Feasts, by Mary Boyce

Fars Archaeological Project 2004: Excavation at Tal-e Malyan, by John R. Alden, Kamyar Abdi, Ahmed Azadi, Gary Beckman and Holly Pittman

From Anshan to Dilmun and Magan: the Spatial and Temporal Distribution of Kaftari and Kaftari-Related Ceramic Vessels, by Cameron Petrie, Alireza Asgari Chaverdi and Mojgan Seyedin

Sistan and Baluchistan Project, by S.M.S Sajjadi

The Production, Distribution and Function of Iron Age Bridge-spouted Vessels in Iran and Arabia: Results from Recent Excavations and Geochemical Analysis, by Peter Magee

Dancing Diamonds, by Yosef Garfinkel

The Account of the Samanid Dynasty in Ibn Zafir al-Azdi’s Akhbar al-Duwal al-Munqati’a, by Luke Treadwell

Odes of a Poet-princess: the Ghazals of Jahan-Malik Khatun, by Dominic Parviz Brookshaw

The Tomb Complex of Abu Sa’id Fadl Allah b. Abi‘l-Khair at Mihna, by Leonard Harrow

Aspects of Frescoes in Fourteenth-century Iranian Architecture: the Case of Yazd, by Yuka Kadoi

A Memoir of Lieutenant-Colonel Joseph D’Arcy, R.A., 1780-1848, by Alan H. Barrett

Ninteenth-century Iranian Jewry: Statistics, Geographical Setting and Economic Basis, by Daniel Tsadik

A catalogue of the Arabic and Persian manuscripts in the Arts and Social Sciences Library of The University of Bristol, by Susan Asili

Shah Isma’il II’s Copy of the Shah-Nama: Additional Material, by B. W. Robinson

Location, Location, Location: A Pilot Survey of the Tehran Plain 2003, by R.A.E. Coningham, H. Fazeli, R.L. Young and R.E. Donahue

Cheshmeh-Ali Revisited: Towards an Absolute Dating of the Late Neolithic and Chalcolithic of Iran’s Tehran Plain, by H. Fazeli, R.A.E. Coningham and C.M. Batt

Kushk-e Hezar: A Mushki/Jari Period Site in the Kur River Basin, Fars, Iran, by John R. Alden, Kamyar Abdi, Ahmed Azadi, Fereidoun Biglari and Saman Heydari

A New Look at the Prehistoric Metallurgy of Southeastern Iran, by C.P. Thornton and C.C. Lamberg-Karlovsky

Copper and Complexity: Iran and Mesopotamia in the Fourth Millennium B.C., by Roger Matthews and Hassan Fazeli

The Banesh-Kaftari Interface, The View from Operation H5, Malyan, by Naomi F. Miller and William M. Sumner

Cyrus and the Achaemenids, by Matt Waters

The Lan Ceremony and Other Ritual Ceremonies in the Achaemenid Period: The Persepolis Fortification Tablets, by Shahrokh Razmjou

Farghana under the Samanids (According to the Data of Numismatics), by Michael Fedorov

The Mongols in Iran: A Reappraisal, by David Morgan

The Masjid-i Malik in Kirman, by Alireza Anisi

Bayazid, Beg Turkman’s Pilgrimage to Makka and Return to Gujarat: A Sixteenth Century Narrative, by Simon Digby

Borazjan, A Rural Market Town in Bushire’s Hinterland, by Willem Floor

A Persian Sufi in British India: The Travels of Mirza Hasan Safi Ali Shah (1251/1835-1361/1899), by Nile Green

Ahmad Kasravi’s Criticisms of Edward Granville Browne, by Lloyd Ridgeon

Centenary Bibliography of Basil Gray, by Edmund Gray

The Banesh-Kaftari Interface. The View from Operation H5, Malyan, by Naomi F. Miller and William M. Sumner

Excavations at Shahr-i Sokhta: First Preliminary Report on the Excavations of the Graveyard 1997-2000,M by S.M.S. Sajjadi with contributions, by F. Foruzanfar, R. Shirazi and S. Baghestani

Archaeological Research in the Mianab Plain of Lowland Susiana, South-Western Iran, by Abbas Moghaddam and Negin Miri

The Ancient Merv Project, Turkmenistan: Preliminary Report on the Second Season (2002), by Tim Williams, Kakamurad Kurbansakhatov, et al.

Parthian Calendars at Babylon and Seleucia on the Tigris, by G.R.F. Assar

The Effect of the Arab Muslim Conquest on the Administrative Division of Sasanian Persis / Fars, by Touraj Daryaee

Excavations at Kuva (Ferghana Valley, Uzbekistan), by Gennadi Ivanov

The Iranian Component of the Nusayri Religion, by Meir Michael Bar-Asher

Sufism and Isma‘ili Doctrine in the Persian Poetry of Nizari Quhistani (645-721/1247-1321), by Leonard Lewisohn

The Safavid Ceramic Industry at Kirman, by Lisa Golombek

Petrography of Pottery from Kirman, by Robert B. Mason

Book Translations as a Cultural Activity in Iran 1806-1896, by Iraj Afshar

France and the Anglo-Russian Accords: The Discreet Missing Link, by Mariam Habibi

Leon Tigranovich Gyuzalian, on the Centenary of his Birth (15 March 1900), by A.T. Adamova

The Development of Women’s Football in Iran. A Perspective on the Future for Women’s Sport in the Islamic Republic, by Jenny Steel and Sophie Richter-Devroe Archaeological Reports

Some Remarks on a Preliminary Survey in Eastern Fars, Darabgird, by Peter Morgan

Fars Archaeology Project 2003: Excavations at Toll-e Bashi, by Kamyar Abdi, Susan Pollock, and Reinhard Bernbeck

The Williamson Collection Project: Sasanian and Islamic Survey Ceramics from Southern Iran, Current Research and Future Objectives, by Seth M.N. Priestman

Stone Tool Production, Distribution and Use during the Late Neolithic and Chalcolithic on the Tehran Plain, Iran,
by H. Fazeli, R.E. Donahue and R. A.E. Coningham

The Ancient Merv Project, Turkmenistan. Preliminary Report on the First Season (2001),
by Tim Williams, Kakamurad Kurbansakhatov, et al.

Tuwah Khoshkeh: A Middle Chalcolithic Mobile Pastoralist Camp-Site in the Islamabad Plain, West Central Zagros Mountains, Iran,
by Kamyar Abdi, Gabriel Nikandeh, Ali Azadi, Fereydoun Biglari, Saman Heydari, Dariush Farmani, Akbar Rezaii and Marjan Mashkour

The Fortification and Palace of Northern Gonur,
by V. Sarianidi

The Ethno-linguistic Character of Northwestern Iran and Kurdistan in the Neo-Assyrian Period,
by Ran Zadok

Sasanian Pottery in Southern Iran and Eastern Arabia,
by Derek Kennet

Paper and Metal: The Irony that Ensues: the Coinage of Mas‘ud of Ghazna (421-31/1030-40),
by Soheila Amirsoleimani

A Note on a Unique Islamic Golden Figurine,
by Avinoam Shalem

Reconsidering the Life of Mulla Sadra Shirazi (d. 1641): Notes towards an Intellectual Biography,
by Sajjad H. Rizvi

Legations and Gardens and their Subalterns,
by John Gurney

The Poet-Laureate Bahar in the Constitutional Era,
by Homa Katouzian

The Early Iranian Stone “Weights” and an Unpublished Sumerian Foundation Deposit,
by Julian Reade

Safavid Blue and White Bowls and the Chinese Connection,
by Yolande Crowe

Shorter Notices

The Williamson Collection Project: Sasanian and Islamic Pottery from Southern Iran,
by Seth M.N. Priestman and Derek Kennet

Again about Appanage Rulers of Nasrabad,
by Michael Fedorov

The Second Helmeted Head from Old Nisa,
by V.N. Pilipko

Recent Post-Achaemenid Finds from Southern Fars, Iran,
by Ali-Reza Asgari Chaverdi

by Rémy Boucharlat and Christophe Benech

The International Merv Project. Preliminary Report on the Ninth Year (2000),
by Georgina Herrmann, K. Kurbansakhatov, St. Simpson, et al.

Mausolea at Merv and Dahistan,
by David Gye and Robert Hillenbrand

Chemical Characterisation of Late Neolithic and Chalcolithic Pottery from the Tehran Plain, Iran,
by H. Fazeli, R.A.E. Coningham and A.M. Pollard

Malyan 1999,
by Kamyar Abdi

Inscribed Column Bases from Hamadan,
by Peter Knapton, M.R. Sarraf and John Curtis

Five Seasons of Excavations in the Tash-K’irman Oasis of Ancient Chorasmia, 1996-2000: An Interim Report,
by S.W. Helms, V.N. Yagodin, A.V.G. Betts, G. Khozhaniyazov and F. Kidd

A Group of Reused Byzantine Tables as Evidence for Seljuq Architectural Patronage in Damascus,
by Finbarr B. Flood

Ghaznavid and Ghürid Minarets,
by Ralph Pinder-Wilson

The Sarrafan Baths in Bukhara,
by Galina Asanova and Martin Dow

Safavid Potters’ Marks and the Question of Provenance,
by Lisa Golombek, Robert B. Mason and Patty Proctor

Sufis and Competing Movements in Nishapur,
by Christopher Melchert

Occult Science and the Fall of the Khwarazm-Shah Jalal al-Din,
by Isabel Miller

The Chapar-Khana System in Qajar Iran,
by Willem Floor

Burials and Memorials in Persia: Further Notes and Photographs,
by Sir Denis Wright

Shorter Notices:

Islamabad Project 2000,
by Kamyar Abdi

On the Exact Date of Yesün Temür’s Accession to the Throne, according to Numismatic Data,
by Michael Fedorov

Two Objects in the National Museum of Iran,
by Zohreh Ruhfar

The International Merv Project. Preliminary Report on the Eighth Season (1999),
by Georgina Herrmann, K Kurbansakhatov, St John Simpson et al.

Kirman, Terre de Turbulence,
par Malek Iradj Mochiri

The Persepolis Sculptures in the British Museum,
by Terence Mitchell

The Khazineh Painted Styles of Western Iran,
by Yosef Garfinkel

The Khwarazm Shahs of the Banu Iraq (Fourth/Tenth Century),
by Michael Fedorov

Decoding the Two-Dimensional Pattern found at Takht-i Sulaiman into Three-Dimensional Muqarnas Forms,
by Muhammad Ali Yaghan

Scholarship and a Controversial Group of Safavid Carpets,
by Murray L. Eiland III

Prince Abd ul-Husayn Mirza Farman-Farma,
by Denis Wright

The Survival of Zoroastrianism in Yazd,
by Nile Green

New Perspectives on the Chronology and Functional Horizons of Kuh-e Khwaja in Sistan,
by Sorour Ghanimati

Islamic Modernity and the Desiring Self: Mohammad Iqbal and the Poetics of Narcissism,
by Yaseen Noorani

Shorter Notes:

Tepe Islamabad,
by Kamyar Abdi

Excavation at Susa,
by Mir-Abedin Kaboli

The International Merv Project. Preliminary Report on the Seventh Season (1998),
by Georgina Herrmann, Kakamurad Kurbansakhatov, St John Simpson et al.

Grog, Petrology and Early Transcaucasians at Godin Tepe,
By Robert B. Mason and Lisa Cooper

Archaeological Research in the Islamabad Plain, Central Western Zagros Mountains: Preliminary Results from the First Season, Summer 1998,
by Kamyar Abdi

Game Boards and Other Incised Graffiti at Persepolis,
by John Curtis and Irving Finkel

Between the Safavids and the Mughals: Art and Artists in Transition,
by Abolala Soudavar

The Bandar Abbas-Isfahan Route in the Late Safavid Era,
by Willem Floor

Sufism and Anti-Sufism in Safavid Iran: The Authorship of the Hadiqat al-Shi’a Revisited,
by Andrew J. Newman

Napoleon and Persia,
by Iradj Amini

Religious Dissidence and Urban Leadership: Baha’is in Qajar Shiraz and Tehran,
by Juan R. I. Cole

From Revolutionary Tasnif to Patriotic Surud: Music and Nation-building in Pre-World War II Iran,
by H. E. Chehabi

The Revolt of Shaykh Muhammad Khiyabani,
by Homa Katouzian

Burials and Memorials of the British in Persia: Further Notes and Photographs,
by Denis Wright

Seals and Signs: Anatolian Stamp Seals of the Persian Period Revisited,
by John Boardman

Pre- and Early-Roman Roads of Asia Minor: The Persian Road,
by David French

A Chariot Scene from Persepolis,
by John Curtis

The International Merv Project: Preliminary Report on the Sixth Season (1997),
by Georgina Herrmann, K. Kurbansakhatov, St John Simpson et al.

Une Suite aux Ateliers de Perside,
by M. I. Mochiri

The Marv Hoard of Early Islamic Dirhams,
by Tirkish Khodzhaniyazov and Luke Treadwell

The Merger of Two Currency Zones in Early Islam. The Byzantine and Sasanian Impact on the Circulation in Former Byzantine Syria and Northern Mesopotamia,
by Stefan Heidemann

A Sufi Perspective of Evil,
by Lloyd Ridgeon

War and Reconstruction: The Condition of Historical Buildings and Monuments in Herat, Afghanistan,
by Oliver Tirard-Collet

“Before the Babas came to India” A Reconstruction of the Earlier Lives of Baba Sa’id Palangposh and Baba Muhammad Musafir in “Wilayat”,
by Simon Digby

Burials and Memorials of the British in Persia,
by Sir Denis Wright

Writing the History of Modern Iran: a Comment on Approaches and Sources,
by Stephanie Cronin

The Chapar-Khana System in Qajar Iran,
by Willem Floor

Archaeological News from Iran,
by Vesta Sarkhosh Curtis and St John Simpson

The International Merv Project. Preliminary Report on the Fifth Season (1996),
by Georgina Herrmann, K Kurbansakhatov, St John Simpson et al.

An Amir Khusraw Khamsa of 1581,
by B.W. Robinson

Excavations at Kazakl’i-Yatkan in the Tash-Ki’rman Oasis of Ancient Chorasmia: a Preliminary Report,
by Svend Helms and Vadim N. Yagodin

The Elymaian Rock-Carving of Shaivand, Izeh,
by Ja’far Mehrkiyan

Wrestling at the Victoria and Albert Museum,
by Patricia L. Baker

A Lodi Inscription from Eastern Punjab,
by Subhash Parihar

A Persian Gulf in the Sea of Lights: the Chapter on Naw-Ruz in the Bihar al-Anwar,
by John Walbridge

A Preliminary Account of the Persian Manuscripts in the Collection of the Late Sir Harold W. Bailey,
by Maria Szuppe

Mediaeval Iranian Lustre-Painted and Associated Wares: Typology in a Multidisciplinary Study,
by Robert B. Mason

Archaeological News from Iran,
by Vesta Sarkhosh Curtis and St John Simpson

The International Merv Report. Preliminary Report on the Fourth Season (1995),
by Georgina Herrmann, K. Kurbansakhatov and St.John Simpson

New Plans of Early Iron Age and Urartian Fortresses in Armenia: A Preliminary Report on the Ancient Landscapes Project,
by Adam T. Smith and Koriam Kafadarian

The Persian Calendar,
by Francois de Blois

Sasanian Bullae from the Excavations of Ak-Depe by the Station of Artyk,
by A.G. Gubaev, S.D. Loginov and A.B. Nikitin

Petite Liste de Quelques Ateliers Sassanids Inedits,
par M.I. Mochiri

Innovative Methods in the Manufacture of Sasanian Seals,
by Leonard Gorelick and A. John Gwinnet

Aziz Nasafi’s Six Ontological Faces (Wherever You Turn There is the Face of God),
by Lloyd Ridgeon

James Baillie Fraser in Mashhad, or, the Pilgrimage of a Nineteenth Century Scotsman to the Shrine of the Imam Rida,
by Fatema Soudavar Farmanfarmaian

Foreign Trade and the Economy of Iran in the Nineteenth Century,
by Ahmad Seyf

A Persian Nautical Glossary,
by Parviz Mohebbi

Shorter Notices

The Conference in Commemoration of Rashid al-Din al-Maibudi, Maibud, Yazd, 25th-28th April, 1995,
by Annabel Keeler

Approaches to Zoroaster’s Gathas,
by Ilya Gershevitch

The International Merv Project. Preliminary Report on the Third Season (1994),
by Georgina Herrmann and K. Kurbansakhatov et al.

“Place” and “Throne” in Persian,
by Francois de Blois

A Fifth-Century Hoard of Sasanian Drachms (A.D.399-460),
by Hodge Mehdi Malek

Edward Gibbon and the East,
by D.O. Morgan

Hajji Baba and Mirza Abul Hasan Khan – A Conundrum,
by Henry B.McKenzie Johnston

Major-General Sir John Malcolm (1769-1833) and The History of Persia,
by A.K.S.Lambton

Some Remarks on the Northern Iranian Dialect of the Alamut Region,
by Kinga Maciuszak

E. G. Browne and his ‘A Year Amongst the Persians’,
by C. Edmund Bosworth

Silver Door Facings of the Safavid Period,
by J.W.Allan

The 1994 Excavations of the Daghestan-American Archaeological Expedition to Velikent in Southern Daghestan, Russia,
by Magomed G. Gadzhiev, Philip L. Kohl, Rabadan G. Magomedov and David Stronach

A Silver Bowl of Artaxerxes I,
by J.E. Curtis, M.R. Cowell and C.B.F. Walker

Early Urban Developments in Central Asia,
by Y.A. Zadneprovsky

The Kavir-I Khurian Oil Concession,
by M. Abdullahzadeh

Preliminary Report on the 1993 Excavations at Horom, Armenia,
by Ruben S.Badaljan, Philip L.Kohl, David Stronach and Armen V.Tonikjan

Elamites and Other Peoples from Iran and the Persian Gulf Region in Early Mesopotamian Sources,
by Ran Zadok

The International Merv Project. Preliminary Report on the Second Season (1993),
by Georgina Herrmann, K Kurbansakhatov et al.

The Fall of al-Mada’in: Some Literary References Concerning Sasanian Spoils of War in Mediaeval Islamic Treasuries,
by Avinoam Shalem

The Chinese Uighur Animal Calendar in Persian Historiography of the Mongol Period,
by Charles Melville

Anecdotes of a Provincial Sufi of the Delhi Sultanate, Khwaja Gurg of Kara,
by Simon Digby

The Accession of Iskandar Khan,
by Audrey Burton

The Ijaza from Yusef Al-Bahrani (d.1186/1782) to Sayyid Muhammad Mahdi Bahr al-Ulum (d.1212/1797-8),
by Robert Gleave

James Baillie Fraser: Traveller, Writer and Artist 1787-1856,
by Denis Wright

British Indian Views (Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Centuries) of the Later Followers of the Rauxaniyya Sect in Afghanistan and Northern India,
by Sergei Andreyev

Production of Sugar in Iran in the Nineteenth Century,
by A. Seyf

Shorter Notices

Hajji Abbas,
by J.W. Allan

by Mary Burkett

Preliminary Report on the 1992 Excavations at Horom, Armenia,
by Ruben S. Badaljan, Christopher Edens, Ronald Gorny, Philip L. Kohl, David Stronach, Armen V. Tonikjan, Simone Hamayakjan, Sergei Manddrikjan and Mrktich Zardarjan

Excavations at Southern Gonur,
by V. Sarianidi

The International Merv Project, Preliminary Report on the First Season (1992),
by Georgina Herrmann, V.M.Masson, K. Kurbansakhatov, et al.

A Parthian Statuette from Susa and the Bronze Statue from Shami,
by Vesta Sarkhosh Curtis

Coin finds from the Excavations of Ak-depe, by the Station of Artyk,
by A.G. Gubaev, S.D. Loginov and A.B. Nikitin

A Parthian Inscription on a Vessel from Ak-depe,
by V.A. Livshits

A Seventh Century Hoard of Sasanian Drachms,
by Hodge Mehdi Malek

Two Sources of the Handarz of Osnar,
by Francois de Blois

Middle Persian and Some Other Graffiti on Sasanian Coins from the Moscow Collection,
by A.B. Nikitin

Symbolic Structure in a Poem by Nasir-I-Khusrau,
by Julie Scott Meisami

A Silver Bowl in the Walters Art Gallery, Baltimore (Thirteenth Century Silversmiths’ Work in Asia Minor),
by B.I. Marshak and M.G. Kramarovsky

The Hon George Nathanial Curzon’s Travels in Russian Central Asia and Persia,
by C. Edmond Bosworth

Despotism and the Peasantry in Iran in the Nineteenth Century: an Overview,
by A. Seyf

Watermills in Iran,
by Michael Harverson

Central Asia and the Indo-Iranian Borderlands,
by Frederik T. Hiebert and C.C.Lamberg-Karlovsky

Muhammadi and the Khurasan Style,
by B.W. Robinson

Archaeological Investigations at Horum in the Shirak Plain of North-Western Armenia, 1990,
by Rubin S.Badaljan, Christopher Edens, Philip L. Kohl and Armen V.Tonikjan

New Data on Ancient Bactrian Body-Armour (in the Light of Finds from Kampyr Tepe),
by Valeri P. Nikonorov and Serge A. Savchuk

New Material on Ancient Merv,
by Z.I.Usmanova

Zoroastrian Survivals in Iranian Folklore II,
by R.C.Zaehner

Ideas of Time in Persian Sufism,
by Gerhard Bowering

Persian Historiography of the Early Nizari Isma’ilis,
by Farhad Daftary

The Carpet Trade and the Economy of Iran, 1870-1906,
by A.Seyf

Memento of a Life, by Haj Muhammad Husayn Amin al-Zarb II,
translated by Shireen Mahdavi

Persian Exports to Russia from the Sixteenth to the Nineteenth Century,
by Robert Chenciner and Magomedkhan Magomedkhanov

The Arjan Bowl,
by Yousef Majidzadeh

The Historico-Cultural Significance of the Sogdian Calendar,
by B.I.Marshak

Central Asia and the Indo-Iranian Borderlands,
by Frederik T. Hiebert and C.C.Lamberg-Karlovsky

Muhammadi and the Khurasan Style,
by B.W. Robinson

Archaeological Investigations at Horum in the Shirak Plain of North-Western Armenia, 1990,
by Rubin S.Badaljan, Christopher Edens, Philip L. Kohl and Armen V.Tonikjan

New Data on Ancient Bactrian Body-Armour (in the Light of Finds from Kampyr Tepe),
by Valeri P. Nikonorov and Serge A. Savchuk

New Material on Ancient Merv,
by Z.I.Usmanova

Zoroastrian Survivals in Iranian Folklore II,
by R.C.Zaehner

Ideas of Time in Persian Sufism,
by Gerhard Bowering

Persian Historiography of the Early Nizari Isma’ilis,
by Farhad Daftary

The Carpet Trade and the Economy of Iran, 1870-1906,
by A.Seyf

Memento of a Life, by Haj Muhammad Husayn Amin al-Zarb II,
translated by Shireen Mahdavi

Persian Exports to Russia from the Sixteenth to the Nineteenth Century,
by Robert Chenciner and Magomedkhan Magomedkhanov

The Arjan Bowl, by Yousef Majidzadeh

The Historico-Cultural Significance of the Sogdian Calendar,
by B. I. Marshak

Coins and Mints of Ancient Elymais, by John Hansman

Titulature de Shāpūr II, by M.I. Mochiri

Notes on Bust (Continued), by Terry Allen

Ghaznavid Panegyrics: Some Political Implications, by Julie Scott Meisami

Jalāl al-Dīn, the Mongols, and the Khwarazmian Conquest of the Panjāb and Sind, by Peter Jackson

The Itineraries of Sultan Öljeitü, 1304-16, by Charles Melville

The Sufi Shaykh and the Sultan: a Conflict of Claims to Authority in Medieval India, by S.Digby

Constructing the Chronology and Historical Implications of Hasanlu IV,
by Robert H. Dyson, Jr. and Oscar White Muscarella

Musicians and Musical Instruments on the Rock Reliefs in the Elamite Sanctuary of Kul-e Farah (Izeh),
by Eric De Waele

Evenements Historiques, Localisations Geographiques et Indice Chronologique attestes par les Monnaies de Shapur II,
by Malek Iradj Mochiri

Mediaeval Textiles Excavated at Ghubayra,
by Linda Woolley

Notes on Bust (Continued),
by Terry Allen

On the Stylistic Idiosyncrasies of a Saljuq Stucco Workshop from the Region of Kishin,
by Raya Shani

Local History in Ninth/Fifteenth Century Yazd: the TarTkh-i Jadid-i Yazd,
by Isabel Miller

The Plague of 1877 and the Economy of Gilan,
by A. Seyf

The Intrepid Victorian Lady in Persia: Mrs. Isabella Bishop’s Travels in Luristan and Kurdistan, 1890,
by C. E. Bosworth

State Bank or Agent of Empire? The Imperial Bank of Persia’s Loan Policy 1920-23,
by Frances Bostock

‘Tis Sixty Years Ago’, or ‘What the Schoolboy Knew’,
by Michael Browne

Coins and Mints of Ancient Elymais,
by John Hansman

Titulature de Shiptr II,
by M. I. Mochiri

Notes on Bust (Continued),
by Terry Allen

Ghaznavid Panegyrics: Some Political Implications,
by Julie Scott Meisami

Jahl al-Din, the Mongols, and the Khwarazmian Conquest of the Punjab and Sind,
by Peter Jackson

The Itineraries of Sultan Ogetii,
by charles Melville

The Sufi Shaykh and the Sultan: a Conflict of Claims to Authority in Medieval India,
by S. Digby

Who Destroyed Hasanlu IV?,
by Inna Medvedskaya

Socio-Economic Complexity in Southwestern Iran During the Fifth and Fourth Millennia B.C.: the Evidence from Tall-i Bakun A,
by Abbas Alizadeh

Some Notes on the Life of Datames,
by Nicholas Victor Sekunda

Notes on Bust,
by Terry Allen

Blood and Wine: Sacrifice and Celebration in Manilchihri’s Wine Poetry,
by W. L. Hanaway

Islamic Orthodoxy or Realpolitik? Al-Ghazli’s Views on Government,
by Carole Hillenbrand

Concepts of Authority in Persia: Eleventh to Nineteenth Centuries A.D.,
by A. K. S. Lambton

Political Symbolism in Early Indo-Islamic Mosque Architecture: the Case of Ajmir,
by Robert Hillenbrand

The Fall of Herat to the Uzbegs in 1588,
by Audrey Burton

‘Ali Asghar, Court Painter,
by B. W. Robinson

Arches and Domes in Iranian Islamic Buildings: an Engineer’s Perspective,
by D. H. Gye

A Regional Perspective on Godin III Cultural Development in Central Western Iran,
by Robert C. Henrickson

“Urmia Ware” and its Contribution in North-Western Iran in the Second Millenium B.C.: a Review of the Results of Excavations and Surveys,
by Michael Edwards

A Hoard of Silver Currency from Achaemenid Babylonia,
by Julian Reade .

A Parthian Campaign Against Elymais in 77 B.C.,
by G. J. P. McEwan

Some Rock-Cut Monuments in Southern Iran,
by Warwick Ball

The Masjid-i Sang Near Darab and the Mosque of Shahr-i Ij: Rock-Cut Architecture of the Ilkhanid Period,
by Lionel Bier

Naghar and Iryab: Two Little-Known Islamic Sites of the North-West Frontier of Afghanistan and Pakistan,
by A. D. H. Bivar

The Mongol Capital of Sultaniyya, “the Imperial”,
by Sheila S. Blair

Samuel Manesty and his Unauthorised Embassy to the Court of Fath ‘Ali Shah,
by Sir Denis Wright

Edward Fitzgerald, a Reader “of Taste” and ‘Umar Khayyam 1809-1883,
by R. W. Ferrier

Addendum to An Updated Chronology of the Early and Middle Chalcolithic of the Central Zagros Highlands, Western Iran,
by Elizabeth F. Henrickson

Excavations at Baba Jan: the Architecture and Pottery of Level I,
by Clare Goff

The Iranian Contribution to Achaemenid Material Culture,
by P. R. S. Moorey

A Protoliterate Kiln from Chogha Mish,
by Abbas Alizadeh

Report on the 1978 Sondage at Eshkaft-e Gavi,
by Michael Rosenberg

An Updated Chronology of the Early and Middle Chalcolithic of the Central Zagros Highlands, Western Iran,
by Elizabeth F. Henrickson

Towards the Study of Forms in Central Asian Architecture at the End of the Fourteenth Century: the Mausoleum of Khvaja Ahmad Yasavi,
by L. I. Man’kovskaia, translated by Lisa Golombek

Settlement of Highlands and Lowlands in Early Islamic Damghan,
by Kathryn Maurer Trinkhaus

The Pul-i KhwSuji- in Isfahan: a Combination of Bridge, Dam and Water Art,
by Heinz Luschey

The Cambridge University Archaeological Expedition to Iran 1969, Excavations in the Zagros Mountains: Houmian, Mir Malas and Barde Spid,
by R. H. Bewley

The First Arab Conquests in Fars,
by Martin Hinds

The Dilemma of Government in Islamic Persia: the Siydsat-nama of Nizim al-Mulk,
by A. K. S. Lambton

Ilkhanid Architecture and Society: an Analysis of the Endowment Deed of the Rabc-i Rashidi,
by Sheila S. Blair

Inscriptions by Muhammad Rid al-Imami,
by Douglas Pickett

On a Special Hat Introduced during the Reign of Shah ‘Abbas the Great,
by Barbara Schmitz

Meteorological Hazards and Disasters in Iran: a Preliminary Survey to 1950,
by Charles Melville


Continuity and Change in the Administrative Geography of Late Sasanian and Early Islamic al-’Iraq,
by Michael G. Morony

Qal’eh-i Yazdigird: An Overview of the Monumental Architecture,
by Edward J. Keall

Excavations of the Defensive Wall of the Gorgan Plain,
by M. Y. Kiani

Archaeology and Pre-Achaemenid Metalworking in Iran: a Fifteen Year Retrospective,
by P. R. S. Moorey

Representations of Urartian and Western Iranian Fortress Architecture in the Assyrian Reliefs,
by Ann Gunter

The Trial of Mull.. ‘All Bastami: a Combined Sunni-Shii’ Fatwa against the Bab,
by Moojan Momen

From Qanazt to Kort, Traditional Irrigation Terminology and Practices in Central Iran,
by Michael E. Bonine

Seal-Impressions of Parthian Qfimis (Qfimis Commentaries No. 4),
by A. D. H. Bivar

Un Mors Achemenide en Provenance du Gorgan,
by Roland Besenval

The Rulers of Chaghiniyan in Early Islamic Times,
by C. E. Bosworth

‘Narodnoye dvizheniye v Samarkande v 1365 g.’ (A Popular Uprising in Samarqand in 1365),
by V. V. Bartol’d, translated by J. M. Rogers

The Qal’eh-i Yazdigird Pottery: A Statistical Approach,
by Edward J. Keall and Marguerite J. Keall

The Second Parthian Ostracon from Qlamis (Qfimis Commentaries No. 3),
by A. D. H. Bivar

Herodotus’ Midikos Logos and Median History,
by Peyton R. Helm

Median and Parthian Plant Remains from Tepe Nush-i Jan,
by M. A. Kyllo and R. N. L. B. Hubbard

Pottery of Haftavan VIB (Urmia Ware),
by Michael R. Edwards

Sialk III and the Pottery Sequence at Tepe Ghabristan: The Coherence of the Cultures of the Central Iranian Plateau,
by Yousef Majidzadeh

Standing Stones in the Atrek Region: The Halat Nabi Cemetery,
by David Stronach.

Appendix: a Note on References to Hilat Nabi,
by William R. Royce

A Persian Prosodical Problem,
by Hubert Darke

Historical Monuments and Earthquakes in Tabriz,
by Charles Melville

Qal’eh-i Yazdigird: Its Architectural Decorations,
by Edward J. Keall, Margaret A. Leveque and Nancy Willson

Twinspouted Vessels and their Distribution in the Near East from the Achaemenian to the Sasanian Periods,
by E. Haerinck

Textual Sources for the Interpretation of Achaemenian Palace Decorations,
by Peter Calmeyer

Texts About the Sculptures and Sculptors at Persepolis,
by Michael Roaf

Elamite Inscriptions in the British Museum,
by C. B. F. Walker

Amir-Malik- Shahanshah: ‘Adud ad-Daula’s Titulature Re-examined,
by Lutz Richter-Bernburg

Earthquakes in the History of’ Nishapur,
by Charles Melville

Shakhri Syabz pri Timure i Ulug Beke (“Shahr-i Sabz from Timfir to Olfigh Beg”)-II,
by M. E. Masson and G. A. Pugachenkova, translated by J. M. Rogers

Basil Gray,
by J. M. Rogers

The Religious Mathnavis of Farid al-Din ‘Attar,
by John Andrew Boyle

Sin in Syria,
by John Carswell

Bahram Gur’s Hunting Feats or the Problem of Identification,
by Richard Ettinghausen

Ein Abschnitt der Safavidischen Bandar-e ‘Abbas – Siraz-Strasse: die Strecke von Seyyed emal ad-Din nach Lir,
by Heinz Gaube

Thrones and Enthronement Scenes in Sasanian Art,
by P. O. Harper

The Life of Muhammad Zamin: a Reconsideration,
by A. A. Ivanov

Der Koniglichen Marstall in Isfahan in Engelbert Kaempfers Planographia des Palastbezirkes 1712,
by Heinz Luschey

Ein Safavidischer Kachelbogen aus Isfahan im Britischen Museum mit einer Darstellung nach Nizimi,
by Ingeborg Luschey-Schmeisser

Tdybdid, Turbat-iJam and Timurid Vaulting,
by Bernard O’Kane

Painter-Illuminators of Sixteenth-Century Shiraz,
by B. W. Robinson

A Propos des Monuments de Sangbast,
by Dominique Sourdel and Janine Sourdel-Thomine

Robert Sherley: The Unanswered Questions,
by Sir Roger Stevens

The Timurid Court: Life in Gardens and Tentsby,
by Donald N. Wilber

Sir John Malcolm and the Order of the Lion and the Sun,
by Sir Denis Wright

Excavations at Tepe Nush-i Jan: Part 1, A Third Interim Report,
by David Stronach and Michael Roaf

Part 2, Median Pottery from the Fallen Floor in the Fort,
by Ruth Stronach

Part 3, The Animal Remains, a Preliminary Report, 1973 and 1974,
by S. Bakanyi

Excavations at Baba Jan: The Pottery and Metal from Levels III and II,
by Clare Goff

Persepolitan Metrology,
by Michael Roaf

Excavations at Tal-i Malyan: Part I, A Sasanian Kiln,
by John R. Alden

Part 2, Parthian and Sasanian Coins and Burials (1976),
by Jack Martin Balcer

Correction of the Internal Chronology for the Sialk III Period on the Basis of the Pottery Sequence at Tepe Ghabristan,
by Yousef Majidzadeh

Shakhri Syabz pri Timure i Ulug Beke (“Shahr-i Sabz from Timfir to Oleg Beg”),
by M. E. Masson and G. A. Pugachenkova, translated by J. M. Rogers

Unity and Variety in Indo-Islamic and Perso-Islamic Civilization: some Ethical and Political ideas of Diyd’ al-Din Barani of Delhi, of al-Ghazali and of Nasir al-Din Tfisi Compared,
by P. Hardy

Qal’eh-i Yazdigird: The Question of its Date,
by E. J. Keall

The Elamite Cup from Chogha Mish,
by Helene J. Kantor

Early Cultivation in the Zagros,
by Judith Pullar

The Neolithic and Chalcolithic Periods in the Mahidasht,
by Louis D. Levine and Mary M. A. McDonald

Istoki Kompozitsii i Etapy Formirovaniya Ansamblya Shakhi-Zinda (“The Origins and Architectural Development of the Shdh-i Zinde”),
by N. B. Nemtseva: translated, with additions, by J. M. Rogers and ‘Adil Yasin

The First English Guide Book to Persia: A Description of the Persian Monarchy,
by R. W. Ferrier

Some Vernacular Buildings of the Iranian Plateau,
by Elisabeth Beazley

Excavations at Baba Jan: The Architecture of the East Mound, Levels II and III,
by Clare Goff

Ismail II’s Copy of the Shahnama,
by B. W. Robinson

The Kfifichis or Qufs in Persian History,
by C. E. Bosworth

Excavations at Bab Jan: the Bronze Age Occupation,
by Clare Goff

The Effects of the Muslim Conquest on the Persian Population of Iraq,
by Michael G. Morony

On the Connections between Iran and Babylonia in the Sixth Century B.C.,
by Ran Zadok

The Madrasa al-Ghiydsiyya at Khargird,
by Bernard O’Kane

Saljuq Dome Chambers in North-West Iran,
by Robert Hillenbrand

Excavations at Tall-i Malyan (Anshan) 1974,
by William Sumner

Safavid Poets and India,
by Aziz Ahmad

The Merchants of Susa; Godin V and Plateau-lowland Relations in the Late Fourth Millennium B.C.,
by Harvey Weiss and T. Cuyler Young, Jr

Some Elaborately Decorated Bronze Quiver Plaques made in Luristan, c. 750-650 B.C.,
by P.R.S. Moorey

Islam, Chinese Porcelain and Ardabil,
by Margaret Medley

The Ardabil Shrine in the Reign of Shah Tahmasp I (concluded),
by A. H. Morton

The Masjid-i ‘All, Quhrfid; an Architectural and Epigraphic Survey,
by Oliver Watson

The Foundations of Persian Prosody and Metrics,
by L. P. Elwell Sutton

The British Museum Mirzinima and the Seventeenth Century Mirza in India,
by Aziz Ahmad

Dalma Tepe,
by Carol Hamlin

Early Fourth Millennium Developments in Southwestern Iran,
by H. T. Wright, J. A. Neely, G. A. Johnson and John Speth

Excavations at Haftavan Tepe, 1973: Fourth Preliminary Report,
by Charles Burney

Excavations at Siraf: Sixth Interim Report,
by David Whitehouse

The Ardabil Shrine in the Reign of Shah Tahmasp I,
by A. H. Morton

V. V. Bartol’d’s Article Pogrebenii Timura (“The Burial of Timur”),
translated by J. M. Rogers

The Inscriptions of the Masjid-i Jami’ at Ashtarjan,
by George C. Miles

Geographical Studies in the Neo-Assyrian Zagros II,
by Louis D. Levine

The Early Second Millennium Ceramic Assemblage of Dinkha Tepe,
by Carol Hamlin

Excavations at Tall-i Malydn, 1971-72,
by William Sumner

Geographical Studies in the Neo-Assyrian Zagros,
by Louis D. Levine

Sasanian Maritime Trade,
by David Whitehouse and Andrew Williamson

The Heritage of Rulership in early Islamic Iran and the Search for Dynastic Connections with the Past,
by C. E. Bosworth

The Ruba’iyyat of Omar Khayyam: a Critical Assessment of Robert Graves’ and Omar Ali Shah’s Translation,
by J. C. E. Bowen

The European Diplomacy of Shah ‘Abbas I and the First Persian Embassy to England,
by R. W. Ferrier

The White House of Khurasan: the Felt Tents of the Iranian Yomut and Goklen,
by P. A. Andrews

Abfi’l Qasim’s Treatise on Ceramics,
by J. W. Allan

A Greek Bowl from Tibet,
by Philip Denwood

Tepe Nuish-i Jan, 1970: Second Interim Report,
by Michael Roaf and David Stronach

Rapport Preliminaire sur la Neuvieme Campagne de Fouille Tureng Tepe (1971),
by Jean Deshayes

Excavations at Haftavan Tepe 1971: Third Preliminary Report,
by Charles Burney

Cyrus the Great (558-529 B.C.),
by Max Mallowan

Sir Robert Ker Porter-Regency Artist and Traveller,
by R. D. Barnett

A Royal Qajar Enamel,
by B. W. Robinson

British and French Diplomacy in Persia, 1800-1810,
by R. M. Savory

Saljuq Monuments in Iran: The “Pir” Mausoleum at Tikistan,
by Robert Hillenbrand

Who were the Chihilgani, the Forty Slaves of Sultan Shams al-Din Iltutmish of Delhi?,
by Gavin Hambly

Excavations at Siraf: Fifth Interim Report,
by David Whitehouse

Tepe Yahya 1971-Mesopotamia and the Indo-Iranian Borderlands,
by C. C. Lamberg-Karlovsky

Elamites, Achaemenians and Anshan,
by John Hansman

Excavations at Haftavin Tepe 1969: Second Preliminary Report,
by Charles Burney

Excavations at Siraf: Fourth Interim Report,
by David Whitehouse

Rashid al Din: The First World Historian,
by John Andrew Boyle

The Chronology of Turbat-i Shaikh Jam,
by Lisa Golombek

The Fortress of Khan Lanjan,
by S. M. Stern, E. Beazley and A. Dobson

The Last Safavids, 1722-1773,
by J. R. Perry

A Problem Piece of Kashmiri Metalwork,
by Jennifer M. Scarce and L. P. Elwell-Sutton

The Proto-Elamite Settlement at Tepe Yahya,
by C. C. Lamberg-Karlovsky

A Hoard of Ingot-Currency of the Median Period from Nush-i Jan, Near Malayir,
by A. D. H. Bivar

Towards a Chronology for the “Luristan Bronzes”,
by P. R. S. Moorey

Luristan Before the Iron Age,
by Clare L. Goff

Excavations at Siraf: Third Interim Report,
by David Whitehouse

Pyramidal Stamp Seals in the Persian Empire,
by John Boardman

Persian Lacquer in the Bern Historical Museum,
by B. W. Robinson

Charles I and the Antiquities of Persia: The Mission of Nicholas Wilford,
by R. W. Ferrier

Iletmish or Iltutmish? A Reconsideration of the Name of the Dehli Sultan,
by Simon Digby

Saka Studies: The Ancient Kingdom of Khotan,
by H. W. Bailey

Dailamis in Central Iran: the Kifiyids of Jibl and Yazd,
by C. E. Bosworth

The Archers of the Middle East: The Turco-Iranian Background,
by J. D. Latham

Some Kurdish Proverbs,
by D. N. MacKenzie

The Arabic Element in Persian Grammar: A Preliminary Report,
by Mohammad Ali Jazayery

The Genesis of Safavid Religious Painting,
by J. M. Rogers

Excavations at Bdbagn, 1968: Third Preliminary Report,
by Clare Goff

Excavations at Haftavan Tepe 1968: First Preliminary Report,
by Charles Burney

The Khurab Pick-axe-Corrigenda,
by H. Lechtman

Excavations at Tepe Nush-i Jan, 1967,
by David Stronach

La Survie de Shildu et la Route du Khunj-a-Fil,
by Jean Aubin

Excavations at Siraf: Second Interim Report,
by David Whitehouse

The Diribgird Relief: Ardashir or Shapur? A discussion in the Context of Early Sasanian Sculpture,
by Georgina Herrmann

The Beliefs and Practices of the Ahl-i Haqq of Iraq,
by C. J. Edmonds

The Thirids and Persian Literature,
by C. E. Bosworth

Kirman and the Middle East: Paul Ward English’s City and Village in Iran: Settlement and Economy in the Kirman Basin,
by Brian Spooner and Philip C. Salzman

Excavations at Biba Jan 1967: Second Preliminary Report,
by Clare Goff Meade

Prehistoric Copper and Bronze Metallurgy in Western Iran (with special reference to Luristan),
by P. R. S. Moorey

“Some Ancient Metal Belts” – a Retraction and a Cautionary Note,
by P. R. S. Moorey

Hinweise und Anmerkungen zu Einigen Sasanidischen Monumenten,
by Klaus Schippmann

Further Notes on the Shaft-hole Pick-axe from Khurib Makran,
by C. C. Lamberg-Karlovsky

Excavations at Siraf: First Interim Report,
by David Whitehouse

The Relations between Edward I and Edward II of England and the Mongol Il-Khans of Persia,
by L. Lockhart

The Development of Persian Culture under the Early Ghaznavids,
by C. E. Bosworth

European Voyages in the Indian Ocean and Caspian Sea (12th-15th Centuries),
by Jean Richard

Islamic Philosophy and Islamic Modernism,
by Nikki R. Keddie

Some Minor Monuments in Khurasan,
by William Murrie Clevenger

The Iranian Press, 1941-1947,
by L. P. Elwell-Sutton

Luristan in the first half of the First Millennium B.C.,
by Clare Goff Meade

Excavations at Bampfir, S.E. Iran: A Brief Report,
by Beatrice de Cardi

A Lacquer Mirror-case of 1854,
by B. W. Robinson

An Inscription of Darius from Pasargadae,
by George G. Cameron

The Iranian Migration into the Zagros,
by T. Cuyler Young, Jr.

The Sufi Master as Exemplified in Persian Sufi Literature,
by Seyyed Hossein Nasr

The Evolution of the Iqta’ in Medieval Iran,
by Ann K. S. Lambton

Notes on the Baluchi Spoken in Persian Baluchistan,
by Brian Spooner

The Sherley Myth,
by R. M. Savory

Some Ancient Metal Belts: Their Antecedents and Relatives,
by P. R. S. Moorey

Qal’eh-i Yazdigird: A Sasanian Palace Stronghold in Persian Kurdistan,
by E. J. Keall

Ceramiques Peintes de Tureng Tepe,
by J. Deshayes

Three Octagonal Seljuq Tomb Towers from Iran,
by D. Stronach and T. Cuyler Young, Jnr.

The Inscriptions of the Kharraqan Mausoleums,
by S. M. Stern

A Report on the Mammalian Remains from the Great Cave of Mogan,
by Rhys Jones and C. B. M. McBurney

The Walls of Tammisha,
by A. D. H. Bivar and G. Feherevari

Iranian Kinship and Marriage,
by B. Spooner

Black Sheep, White Sheep and Red Heads,
by R. Tapper

Mahmud of Ghazna in Contemporary Eyes and in Later Persian Literature,
by C. E. Bosworth

Two Blind Poets of Shiraz,
by G. Morrison

The Diplomatic Missions of Henry Bard, Viscount Bellomont, to Persia and India,
by L. Lockhart

The Pigeon Towers of Isfahan,
by E. Beazley

The Mechanics of Ancient Trade in Western Asia,
by Max Mallowan

Excavations at Pasargadae, Third Preliminary Report,
by David Stronach

Coin Hoards from Pasargadae,
by G. K. Jenkins

A Comparative Ceramic Chronology for Western Iran, 5000-500 B.C.,
by T. Cuyler Young, Jr,

Zoroastrian Survivals in Iranian Folklore,
by R. C. Zaehner

Arghiymn: The Area of Jijarm in Western Khurasan,
by Brian Spooner

New Material for the Text of Ijifiz,
by R. M. Rehder

Iranian Dress in the Achaemenian Period,
by Georgina Thompson

Le Vase en or de Hassanlu,
by Madame Pouran Diba

Three Persian Poems,
by Professor A. J. Arberry

A Brief Report on the Excavation of Marlik Tepe and Pileh Qal’eh,
by Professor E. O. Negahban

Excavations at Pasargadae, Second Preliminary Report,
by David Stronach

Excavations at Tall-i-Nokhodi, 1962,
by Clare Goff

Kach u Baluch and Ichthyophagi,
by Brian Spooner

An Introduction to the Economic Organisation of Early Qajar Iran,
by Gavin Hambly

The Significance of Kitab Burhdn ul-Hiaqq,
by S. C. R. Weightman

by H. E. Dr. ‘Isa Sadiq

Edward FitzGerald,
by Sir Maurice Bowra

Persian Influence on Chinese Art from the Eighth to Fifteenth Centuries,
by Basil Gray

Excavations at Pasargadae: First Preliminary Report,
by David Stronach

Excavations at Tall-i-Nokhodi,
by Clare Goff

Iranian Bronzes in the Nicholson Museum, University of Sydney,
by Judy Birmingham

The Function of Religion in Persian Society,
by B. J. Spooner

The Religious and Social Views of Nizami of Ganjeh,
by M. V. McDonald