• J. Scott Keltie
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Muzaffar-ed-dîn, born 14 Jemâdi II. A.H. 1269 = March 25, 1853, second son of Nâsr ed-dîn. Shah; succeeded his father May 1, 1896.


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Statistical and other Books of Reference concerning Persia

1. Official Publications

  1. Report by Mr. Baring on the Opium Trade and Cultivation, 1881, in ‘Reports of H.M.’ s Secretaries of Embassy and Legation.’ Part I. And by Mr. Dickson on the Trade of Persia, in Part VI. London, 1882.Google Scholar
  2. Deutsches Handels-Archiv for June, 190;3. Berlin. [Gives the Commerce of Persia in 1901–02.]Google Scholar
  3. Eastern Persia: an Account of the Journeys of the Persian Boundary Commission 1870–72. 2 vols. 8. 1876.Google Scholar
  4. Treaty Series, No. 10, 1903. This gives the Commercial Convention of May 27, 1903. The customs tariff is also given in the Board of Trade Journal (No. 325) for February 19, 1903, and in United States Consular Reports (No. 273) for June, 1903.Google Scholar
  5. Foreign Office Reports. [On the trade of Bushire, Liugah, Bunder Abbas, Mohammerah, and other ports in the Persian Gulf. On Kermanshah. On the trade of Resht, and of Meshed]. Annual Series. London.Google Scholar
  6. Annual Statement of the Trade of the United Kingdom. Imp. 4. London.Google Scholar

2. Non-Official Publications

  1. Adams (Isaac), Persia by a Persian. London, 1900.Google Scholar
  2. Bagsett (James), Persia, the Land of the Imâms. London, 1886.Google Scholar
  3. Benjamin (S. G. W.), Persia and the Persians. London, 1887. Persia. [In Story of the Nations Series]. 3d. ed. 8. London, 1888.Google Scholar
  4. Bigham (Olive), A Hide through Western Asia. London, 1897.Google Scholar
  5. Bird (Isabella), Journeys in Persia and Kurdistan. 2 vols. 8. London, 1893Google Scholar
  6. Browne (E. G.), A Year amongst the Persians. London, 1893.Google Scholar
  7. Brugsch (Dr. H.), Reise der k. preuss. Gesandtschaft nach Persien, 1860–61. 2 vols. 8. Leipzig, 1864.Google Scholar
  8. Collins (B. T.), In the Kingdom of the Shah. 8. London, 1896.Google Scholar
  9. Chardin (Jean), Journal de son Voyage en Perse. &c. Amsterdam, 1686. New ed. 2 vols. Paris, 1883.Google Scholar
  10. Curzon (Hon. G.), The Karun River. Proc. R G.S. 1890. The Persian Question. [Chap. I. contains an account of European literature relating to Persia (900–1891), and there are bibliographical footnotes throughout the volumes.] 2 vols. London 1892.Google Scholar
  11. Durand (E. R.), An Autumn Tour in Western Persia. London, 1902.Google Scholar
  12. Dieulafoy (Jane), La Perse, la Chaldée et la Susiane. 4. Paris, 1887. [Eng. Trans. by F. L. White. 8. Philadelphia, 1890.Google Scholar
  13. Eastwick (E. B.), Journal of a Diploniato’s Three Years’ Residence in Persia. 2 vols. London, 1864.Google Scholar
  14. Ferrier. (J. J. P.), Caravan Journeys and Wanderings in Persia, &c. 8. London, 1856.Google Scholar
  15. Feuvrier (Dr.), Trois Ans à la Cour de Perse. Paris, 1899.Google Scholar
  16. Gobineau (Ch. de). Les religions et les philosophies de l’Asie centrale. 8. Paris, 1866.Google Scholar
  17. Gordon (Sir T. E.). Persia Revisited, 1895. 8. London, 1896.Google Scholar
  18. Hedin (Sven), Genom Persien, Mesopotamien, &c. Stockholm, 1887. Genom Khorasan och Turkestan. 2 vols. Stockholm, 1892.Google Scholar
  19. Houtum-Schindler (A.), Historical and Archæological Notes on a Journey in South-Western Persia, 1877–78. Journal of R. A. Soc. London, April, 1880. Eastern Persian Irak, R. G. Soc. Suppl. London, 1896.Google Scholar
  20. Landor (H. S.), Across Coveted Lands. 2 vols. London, 1902.Google Scholar
  21. Layard (Sir H. A.), Early Adventures in Persia, &c. New ed. 2 vols. London, 1894.Google Scholar
  22. Macgregor (Col. C. M.), Narrative of a Journey through the Province of Khorassan and the North-West Frontier of Afghanistan in 1875. 2 vols. 8. London, 1879.Google Scholar
  23. Malcolm (Sir John), History of Persia. 2 vols. 4. London, 1816. 2 vols. 8. London, 1829.Google Scholar
  24. Malcom (Sir John), Sketches of Persian Life and Manners. 2 vols. 8. London, 1828.Google Scholar
  25. Markham (Clements R.), General Sketch of the History of Persia. 8. London, 1874.Google Scholar
  26. Morgan (J. de), Mission Scientifique en Perse. 4 vols. Paris, 1894–97.Google Scholar
  27. Ouseley (Sir W.), Travels in various Countries ot the East, particularly Persia. 3 vols. 4. London, 1819–23.Google Scholar
  28. Polak (Dr. J. E.), Persien, das Land und seine Bewohner. 2 vols. 8. Leipzig, 1865.Google Scholar
  29. Rawlinson (G.), History of Ancient Persia. Vol. IV. of the History of the Ancient Monarchies of the East. London, 1868. The Seventh Great Oriental Monarchy. 8. London, 1876.Google Scholar
  30. Stillman (C. H.), The Subjects of the Shah. London, 1902.Google Scholar
  31. Stuart (D.), The Struggle for Persia. London, 1902.Google Scholar
  32. Sykes (Ella C.), Through Persia on a Side Saddle. London, 1898.Google Scholar
  33. Sykes (P. M.), Teu Thousand Miles in Persia. London, 1902.Google Scholar
  34. Texier (Ch.), L’Arménie, la Perse, &c. 2 vols. Paris, 1843–48.Google Scholar
  35. Watson (R. Grant), A History of Persia, from the Beginning of the Nineteenth Century to the year 18.58. 8. London, 1873.Google Scholar
  36. Weeks (E. L.), From the Black Sea through Persia and India. London, 1896.Google Scholar
  37. Wigham (H. J), The Persian Problem. London, 1803.Google Scholar
  38. Wills (Dr. C. J.), The Land of the Lion and Sun. 8. London, 1883. Persia as it is. London, 1886.Google Scholar
  39. Wilson (Sir C.), Handbook for Asia Minor, Transcaucasia, Persia &c. London, 1895.Google Scholar
  40. Yate (C. E.), Khurasan snd Sistan. London, 1900.Google Scholar

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