Mage Publishers is an independent press founded in 1985. We publish books of Persian (Iranian) literature and culture in English.

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A Scholar for our Times: A Celebration of the Life and Work of Shahrokh Meskoob

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The Artist and the Shah: Memoirs of Life at the Persian Court, by Dust-Ali Khan Mo`ayyer al-Mamalek

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Persia Portrayed: Envoys to the West, 1600–1842

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Mage (rhymes with sage, noun: from Persian mogh): 1. One of the magi. 2. A Person of exceptional wisdom.

The Magi were members of an ancient Iranian priestly tribe of the same name. Mage Publishers’ logo comes from a design on a seventh-century shroud found in the ancient city of Rey. It depicts Zal being taken up by the mythological bird Simorgh, and represents the spiritual rebirth of Iran.