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The classic biography of The Guardian, written by his wife.
See also an abridged biography by Ruhiyyih Khanum, The Guardian of the Bahá'í Faith.

This text was distributed in Ocean and may contain typos. Later it was posted at and This version adds formatting.

An official version is available in ePub and Mobi formats at

The Priceless Pearl

by Ruhiyyih (Mary Maxwell) Khanum

London: Bahá'í Publishing Trust, 1969
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1.The Childhood and Youth of Shoghi Effendi
2.The Passing of 'Abdu'l-Bahá and Its Immediate Consequences
3.Early Years of The Guardianship
4.Martha Root and Queen Marie of Rumania
5.The Principle of Light and Shadow
6.Facets of Shoghi Effendi's Personality
7.The Deepest Ties
8.Intimate Glimpses
10.The Writings of the Guardian
11.The Development of the International Institutions of the Faith
12.The Rise of the World Centre
13.The Rise of the Administrative Order
14.Guiding Lines
15.The Prosecution of 'Abdu'l-Bahá's Divine Plan
16.A Unique Ministry

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