A facsimile of the original catalogue issued by the British Museum in 1922 Besterman 4760 . The preface states that this is the first detailed catalogue of any large collection of Persian printed books. Included here are 6000 entries of books in the Persian language most of which resemble manuscripts rather than ordinary printed books , translations of books in European languages, and writings on Persian literature. With title and subject indexes. ii , 968 double-columns 484 pages . cloth. 8vo..