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Iskandar with the Russian king Having struck off the fetters from the King of the Russians with his sword Iskandar gives him a robe and entertains him. A miniature painting from a sixteenth century manuscript of the Sharafnama the first part of Nizami's Iskandarnama a poem on the Alexander romance. Image taken from Sharafnama. Originally published in Bengal probably Gur 1531-1532.
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