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The Babis

 
AuthorEustache de Lorey
 
Title of item
The Babis
 
Pages
307-317
Parent publication   Queer Things about Persia
 
Publisher of this ed.
Philadelphia: J.B. Lippincott Co.
Date of this edition 1907
LanguageEnglish
Permission public domain
Posted 2021-09-30 by Jonah Winters
Classified in Book excerpts and Historical documents
URLbahai-library.com/lorey_queer_things_persia
Abstract Translation of an article which appeared in the official gazette of the Persian government, followed by a letter from de Gobineau, on the torture of Babis after the assassination attempt on the Shah, 1852.
Notes Preface and table of contents included for context.

This complete book is available in many file formats at archive.org.

It is also referenced in Peggy Caton's book A Persian Ode: Musical Life in Safavid and Qajar Iran [amazon.com]. See also Bábí Attempt on the Life of the Shah, 1852: Coverage in the New York Times.

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