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SLV purchases rare Persian manuscripts after successful appeal

The State Library of Victoria has acquired two Persian manuscripts following a successful public appeal to assist with the purchase. The appeal to raise $100,000 was launched to coincide with the recent Love and Devotion exhibition, and has exceeded the library’s target figure. The 16th-century manuscript copy of the Khamsa,...

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Category: Library news