Majdī,” Majd al-Dīn Muḥammad Ḥusaynī fl. ca. 1004/1595


Zīnaħ al-majālis     The Ornament of Assemblies

Completed 1004/1595.

Zīnaħ al-majālis is “an extensive collection of anecdotes connected with historical and geographical matters, completed in 1004/1595”. According to the author’s preface, the anecdotes and stories have been collected from a variety of sources, among them Qāżī Aḥmad ibn Muḥammad al-Ğaffārī al-Qazvīnī’s Nigāristān.