Queer Things About Persia (Classic Reprint)
Liczba stron: 502
Wydanie: 2018 r.
Excerpt from Queer Things About Persia<br><br>It will be noticed that this book is written in the first person singular.<br><br>I have not been in Persia, whereas Mr. De Lorey spent two years there as a member of the Legation of France at the Court of Teheran.<br><br>It is right, therefore, that the descriptions should be his in form as they are in actuality. Our method of collaboration was very simple and direct. I suggested to him a general scheme for the book, drawn up on the lines of my Queer T [tings about japan. H e considered how far this was applicable to the conditions of Persia, and produced the actual scheme. Upon this we worked.<br><br>Our method of work was for him to spend so many hours or days in thinking out the subject of a. Chapter.<br><br>About the Publisher<br><br>Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com<br><br>This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.