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Munirih Khanum

AuthorMunirih Khanum
Title of item
Munirih Khanum
Subtitle of item
Memoirs and Letters
Editor, translator, etc.  
Sammireh Anwar Smith, trans
Publisher of this ed.
Los Angeles: Kalimat Press
Date of this edition 1986
Permission publisher
Scanned 1995 by Duane Troxel
Posted 2012-10-27 by Jonah Winters
Proofread 2012-10-26 by Jonah Winters
Formatted 2012-10-27 by Jonah Winters
Classified in Biographies and Books and Pilgrims' notes
Abstract Autobiography of Khanum (1847-1938), the wife of Abdu'l-Bahá. Includes the arrangements for her marriage, her travel to Akka, her time with the wife of the Bab, and memorial letters written on the anniversaries of the passing of Abdu'l-Bahá.
Notes Also available as an updated, annotated Word document, prepared by M. Thomas, 2022. See also a 1924 translation of this book, Episodes in the Life of Munirih Khanum.

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