French translation, serialized in a journal, of a book first published in Russian on the origins of the Bábí Faith; the Mazandaran, Nayriz, and Zanjan events; the life of the Bab; and religious doctrine.
Kazem-Beg, Mirza Aleksandr. "'Bab et les Babis, ou Le Soulevement politique et religieux en Perse, de 1845 à 1853'." Journal Asiatique vol. 7 issues 26, 27 pp. 329-84, 457-522; vol. 8 issues 29, 30, 31 pp. 196-252, 357-400, 473-507 (1866). A French version of Kazem-Beg's history of Babism, published in Russian in 1865.
Kazem-Beg, Mirza Aleksandr. Bab i Babidui: religiozno-politicheskiya smutui v Persy v 1844-1852 godakh. St Petersburg: 1865. The first complete book published on Babism, serialized in a French version in 1866. Kazem-Beg covers the origins of the movement, the Mazandaran, Nayriz, and Zanjan insurrections, the life of the Bab, and religious doctrine. His chief source was the official Iranian history, Nasikh al-tawarikh, supplemented by two memoirs written by Europeans resident in Iran.
1. Journale Asiatique Volume 7, 1866 April-May, pp. 329-384