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Central park in 1862. [Collection of photographs in portfolio, without text] Published by special permission of the commission.

Rustam attacks Akvân Dîv, who is described in the text as in the guise of an onager of invisible, but here is shown as a dîv.

The text concerns Zâl's fight with the Turanian hero Khazarvân, but the illustration shows Rustam in his traditional costume and mounted on Rakhsh striking off the head of a dragon with his sword.

Opening of text with large initials and hierarchy of script. Rubrics.

Text with note of ownership and warning by monastery of St. Martin of Tournai -- "Liber sancti martini tornacii servantii benedictio auferenti maledictio amen." Prickings clearly visible.

Music -- square notation on brown stave. Text and initials.

Opening of text. Large puzzle initials, rubric, red daubs and blue marker as placemarkers, marginal notation.

Large and small initials, rubrics, name of text in red and blue, human face sketched in bottom margin.

Opening of surviving text with placemarkers, rubrics, small initial, notes on content in upper and lower margins.

Explicit of main text.

Opening of text, initial with animal heads, 2-line initial, rubric, placemarkers.

Opening of text with large initial, rubric, full border design, small initials with penwork, placemarkers, name of book and chapter number in red and blue. Later note and library stamp.

Beginning of main text; 5-line initial with elaborate puzzle work and penwork in border. 2-line initial with penwork. Smaller initials. Book name and chapter name. Red daubs as sentence markers.

Opening of text, with large illuminated initial showing Jerome writing. Rubric, red placemarkers, and name of text in red and blue.

Opening of text, large initial with Jerome as scribe and elaborate extension into border. Small initials with penwork, rubrics, placemarkers, book name and chapter numbers in red and blue.

Opening of main text. Large painted initial showing Jerome as scribe extending far into border with animal figures. Red and blue initials with penwork. Rubric. Book name and chapter number.

Opening of text (begins mid-sentence). Large initial with human face. Rubrics. Book name and chapter number in red and blue.

Opening of text, with large gold initials, small red and blue initials, and linefillers, including one in form of fish.

Notes in text expand the names of the months and the names of the zodiac; chart integrating months and zodiacal signs; animal and human figures.

Explicit of main text, followed by added verses numbered 9 (repeated from the text) through 14.

Table and one column of text, blue initial with red penwork.

Chart showing the solar system with earth at the center. It is surrounded by four grotesques, on blue, red, green and gold field. Text with placemarkers.

Two columns with red and blue initials and penwork -- same hand as main text?

Opening of text with large painted initial including stylized animal figures. Blue initial with red penwork. Rubric; book name and chapter number in red and blue.

Opening of text, with large and small initials, rubric, placemarkers, name of book and chapter number in red and blue, note of ownership.

Explicit of this text; red placemarkers.

On line 7, the word "domino" is inserted from the margin into the text via a tie mark (after "Servite"); on line 8, "et exultate" is erased having been copied twice because of eye skip from "in timore" to "cum tremore."

Opening of Part two, title of first text.

Explicit of main text.

Opening of text. Large multi-colored initial (including gold), smaller red initial. Rubrics, placemarkers.

Text of early 14th century(?) folio. Blue initials and yellow daubs as placemarkers.

Opening of main text in hand 1, puzzle initial with penwork, small initials.

Opening of main text with initial and illustration of kiss.

Explicit of text and date of copying in scribe's hand.

Explicit of text; notes in different hands.

Opening of text, blue initials with red penwork, verse numbers, marginal notes.

Opening of text, initial with human figure, painting in colors, rubrics, initials, placemarkers.

Miniature of Virgin and Child, with diapered background. Large initial, border design. French text.

Explicit of text.

Opening of French text, border decoration, large initial, rubric.

Opening of main text, with initial, border design, placemarkers.

Opening of French text, large initial and border design.

Opening of text in French, initial and border design.

Opening of main text, large gold initial, rubric, border design.

Text with drawing of tower of Babel.

Text with red and blue initials, map with small drawings of unlabelled cities.

Text with red and blue initials, map with small drawings of unlabelled cities.

Text with red and blue initials, rubrics, map with small drawings of cities.

Miniature of Mary and Jesus, border design and initial, French text.

Opening of text, two-line gold initial on blue and green field with flourish in border, red and blue initials, rubrics, placemarkers. Coat of arms. Note that ink has run somewhat.

Opening of text, large letter with penwork, small initials and linefillers, hierarchy of scripts. Large penwork feather drawn in border.

Opening of text, with miniature of consecrated host in a chalice, and with elaborate border design.

Text with red and blue initials, rubrics, two charts.

Explicit of text.

Text with initials, linefillers, border design, catchword.

Opening of text one, initial with miniature, border, rubrics.

Elaborate initial and border decoration. Fourth line of text and music are replaced by five lines of smaller text. This happens occasionally throughout, perhaps to save space.

Explicit of text. Hand 2. Simpler decoration of last 3 folios -- red initials with brown penwork, rubrics, yellow daubs as placemarkers.

Opening of text, large painted initial with angel figure pasted in, rubric, placemarkers, hand 1.

Text (beginning of book three), map and miniature showing four winds.

Text with red and blue initials, map with small drawings of unlabelled cities.

Text with red and blue initials. Map with small drawings of unlabelled cities.

Opening of text, red initials, marginal and interlinear notations, hand 1.

Opening of the text, with historiated initial of holy man kneeling in prayer in a landscape; with rubrics, placemarkers and elaborate border design that includes the XPS monogram.

Opening of text, rubric, hierarchy of scripts, large initial on gold field with painted design in border, hand 1.

Explicit of main text.

Text with red and blue initials, rubrics, one chart.

French text with 2-line initial, placemarker and rubric.

Opening miniature (four Evangelists) and opening of main text. Border designs, initial, rubric.

Opening of main text with initials, rubric, placemarkers.

Beginning of [Charter?] text pasted into binding.

Opening of main text -- gothic script erased and humanistic written in. 3-line initial and border design.

Text with red and blue initials. Map with small drawings of unlabelled cities.

Text with red and blue initials, rubrics, one chart showing map of the world.

Opening of text. Six-line opening initial with animal heads and border design. Small initials.

Text with red and blue initials, rubrics, one chart.

Opening of text. 4-line initial on gold field, in many colors, with decoration extending into border. 2-line red and blue initials. Rubrics. Music.

Opening of main text. Large initial on gold field with decorations extending into border, rubric, placemarkers.

Text with three charts in gold, blue, and other colors. Red and blue initials, rubrics.

Text with red and blue initials, rubric, two maps including one T map.

Text with red and blue initials, rubrics, two charts.

Text with map filling blank spaces, small drawings of cities, including skyline of Cairo in lower right corner.

Text with red and blue initials, rubrics, map with small drawings of cities.

Text with red and blue initials, map.

Opening of main text, miniature of John the Evangelist, border design, 3-line initial, rubric.

Opening of main text. Full border with human and animal figures. Hierarchy of initials, with penwork. Rubric.

Explicit of [Charter?] text pasted into binding.

Close of French text in main hand; hand 3.

Opening of main text, with rubric, initial and penwork.

Opening of main text with large initial, border decoration; sketches of birds in lower border.

First text, in cursive hand.

Text with catchword.

Text with red and blue initials, rubrics, one chart.

Explicit of text, partially blurred and rewritten? Note in later hand.

Text with red and blue initials, rubrics, map with small drawings of cities, church.

Incipit of text in hand 1, rubric with extended ascenders, initials, placemarkers. Woodcut of St. Jerome and the Lion.

Opening of text, hand 1, initial with illumination, elaborate border design.

Text with red and blue initials. Map with small drawings of cities.

Text with red and blue initials. Map with small drawing of city.

Text with red and blue initials. Map with small drawing of city.