Alikberov A. & Rezvan E. ‘Ad̠j̠ā’īb al-Maḵẖlūqāt by Zakarīyā’ al-Qazwīnī (d. 682/1283): 16th-century Illuminated Manuscript from the St Petersburg Academic Collection // Manuscripta Orientalia. Vol. 1, No 1, July 1995. P. 56—67.
Among the masterpieces of the Muslim manuscript art preserved
in the collection of the St. Petersburg Branch of the
Institute of Oriental Studies. Russian Academy of Sciences,
there is a splendidly illuminated l6th-century Arabic copy
of the famous cosmography ‘Ad̠j̠ā’īb al-maḵẖlūqāt wa g̱ẖarā’ib al-mawdjūdāt (“The Marvels of Creation and the Rarities of Existence”) by Abū Yahya Zakarīyā’
b. Muḥammad b. Maḥmud al-Qazwīnī (600/1203—682/1283)...