MS Browne 1434 p.655

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Illustration depicting Alexander the Great's battle with the Russians. The detail (below) shows one of Alexander's retinue attacking a Russian on a war elephant. From p.655 of MS Browne 1434, the Khamsa of Nizami (Persian, 1540). This scene comes from the fifth part of the Khamsa, ‘The Book of Alexander’.

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