Susan Scollay is an art historian specializing in the Islamic world. She is guest co-curator of the 'Love and Devotion: From Persia and Beyond' exhibition.
"This handsome volume accompanies an exhibition of the same name.
Fourteen chapters present aspects of classic Persianate literature
and book illustrations ostensibly focused on the themes of love and
devotion, but actually including such topics as mysticism and
astrology, and a discussion of related themes, such as the
influences on Chaucer and European travelers. . . . The pictures
are beautifully reproduced with lots of details. . . .