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ZAL BY ABUL QASIM FERDOWSI TUSI

ZAL Seistan, which is to the south of Iran, was ruled by Saum, the Pehliva, girt with might and glory, and, but for the grief…

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ZAL AND RUDABEH BY ABUL QASIM FERDOWSI TUSI

ZAL AND RUDABEH Anon it came about that Zal desired to see the kingdom. And he set forth, and there followed after him a goodly…

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THE VENGEANCE OF KAI KHOSRAU BY ABUL QASIM FERDOWSI TUSI

THE VENGEANCE OF KAI KHOSRAU Dire was the wailing among the army of Iran at their sore defeat, and they turned them back discomfited. And…

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THE SHAHS OF OLD BY ABUL QASIM FERDOWSI TUSI

THE SHAHS OF OLD Kaiumers first sat upon the throne of Persia, and was master of the world. He took up his abode in the…

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THE RETURN OF KAI KHOSRAU BY ABUL QASIM FERDOWSI TUSI

THE RETURN OF KAI KHOSRAU In a little time it came about that there was born unto Ferangis, in the house of Piran, a son…

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THE PASSING OF KAI KHOSRAU BY ABUL QASIM FERDOWSI TUSI

THE PASSING OF KAI KHOSRAU Now it came to pass as Kai Khosrau foretold. For Afrasiyab, when he learned the death of Piran, was beside…

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RUSTEM BY ABUL QASIM FERDOWSI TUSI

RUSTEM Now ere the son of Zal was born, Rudabeh was sore afflicted, and neither by day nor night could she find rest. Then Zal…

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RUSTEM AND SOHRAB BY ABUL QASIM FERDOWSI TUSI

RUSTEM AND SOHRAB Give ear unto the combat of Sohrab against Rustem, though it be a tale replete with tears. It came about that on…

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THE MARCH INTO MAZINDERAN BY ABUL QASIM FERDOWSI TUSI

THE MARCH INTO MAZINDERAN Kai aous seated him on the crystal throne, and the world was obedient to his will. But Ahriman was angry that…

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THE DEFEAT OF AFRASIYAB BY ABUL QASIM FERDOWSI TUSI

THE DEFEAT OF AFRASIYAB Mourning and sorrow filled the heart of Afrasiyab because of his defeat, and he pondered in his spirit how the fortunes…

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