xix, 404 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm.
Studies in the history of religions ; 122. Studies in the history of religions. Texts and sources in the history of religions.
Formatted Contents Note
Foreword by translator Notes on the present translation Acknowledgments Text : translation of Táríkh amrí Fárs va Shíráz.The childhood and early life of the Báb ;Commerce and marriage ;The burning bush ;Return of the Báb to Shíráz ;Vahíd and the Nayríz episodes ;The household of Hujjat ;Conversion of the family of the Báb ;First Baháʼí martyrs of Shíráz in 1871 ;The passing of Khadíjih Bagum ;Events of 1880s ;Events of early 1890s ;Troubles in Ábádih ;Profile of turmoil : spring 1903 ;Restoration of the house of the Báb ;Political turmoil and constitutional revolt ;Baháʼí martyrdom in Nayríz ;Political reforms and upheavals of 1909-10 Appendices : materials for the study of the Baháʼí community of Shíráz.Glimpses of Shíráz, 1910-1951 ;Baháʼí historical places in Shíráz ;The governors of Fárs ;Conversion of the great-uncle of the Báb ;The paternal genealogy of the Báb ;The Afnán family : some biographical notes ;Fárs and Shíráz ;Surih Hajj for the house of the Báb in Shiraz.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages -384) and indexes.