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Author Sohrabi, Naghmeh.

Title Taken for wonder : nineteenth century travel writing from Iran to Europe / Naghmeh Sohrabi
Published New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2012
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Description 1 online resource
Summary 'Taken for Wonder' focuses on 19th-century travelogues authored by Iranians in Europe and argues for a methodological shift in the way scholars interpret travel writing
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Description based on online resource; title from PDF title page (viewed on May 15, 2012)
Subject Travelers' writings, Persian -- Europe -- History and criticism.
Iranians -- Europe -- History -- 19th century.
Europe -- Description and travel.
Europe -- Relations -- Iran.
Iran -- Relations -- Europe.
Europe -- History -- 1789-1900.
Iran -- History -- Qajar dynasty, 1794-1925.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780199933341 ebook