Rugs were made at Shiraz for the reigning Shahs, who had palaces there, and the workmanship displayed in them was most beautiful.
The most remarkable remains are the palace of the Safawid shahs and the mosque with its large blue dome.
Certain privileges and enjoyments are the lawful inheritance of the Shahs of Persia: let them possess them in the name of Allah!
One of the Shahs of Persia was more anxious than able to acquire fame as a poet.
The shahs of Persia actually possess a string of pearls, each individual of which is nearly the size of a hazel nut.
In this conjuncture Soojah-ool-Moolk was sent for to strengthen the hands of the Shahs opponents.
But it was not written in the Shahs book of life that his enterprises should result in anything but failure.
Macnaghten wanted carriage for the Shahs force, and asked for 1000 camels.
Outram had been restricted in his operations to the limits of the Shahs dominions; and the Ameer had now passed the borders.
This specimen of barbaric magnificence was part of the spoils of war taken from one of the shahs of Persia.