Pol Literary Agency to present “Persian Gulf” at Paris Book Fair 

February 12, 2019

TEHRAN -- The Pol Literary and Translation Agency, a Tehran-based institution that translates Iranian books and presents Persian language publications around the world, will introduce “The Persian Gulf” at the Paris Book Fair.

The book has been compiled by young author Javad Noruzi and has been translated into 10 different languages, including Arabic, English, French, German, Spanish and Russian, the agency announced in a press release published on Tuesday.

It also contains a selection of 120 maps of the Persian Gulf in addition to 10 UN documents related to the ancient bay. 

The book will be introduced during a ceremony on March 17 and Noruzi and a number of Iranian cultural officials are expected to attend the ceremony.

Also at the book fair, the London-based Iranian-British publishing house Candle & Fog plans to offer “Tant De Doute Pour Une Evidence”, a book written by Iranian scholar Mohammad-Ali Movahhed on the Persian Gulf. Mithra Farzad is the translator of the book.

The Paris Book Fair will be held from March 15 to 18.

Photo: Cover of “The Persian Gulf” by Javad Noruzi.

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