Persia. The men have large noses and black beards. They carry a silver knife on a silver girdle. They drink no wine and know no music. The women are white and veil the face when they leave the house. There are great temples. Every seventh day the king...
On the Knowledge Possessed by the Ancient Chinese of the Arabs and Arabian ... - Page 6
by E. Bretschneider - 1871 - 27 pages
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