Bahíyyih K̲h̲ánum, the Greatest Holy Leaf
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Bahíyyih K̲h̲ánum, the Greatest Holy Leaf a compilation from Baháʼí sacred texts and writings of the Guardian of the Faith and Bahíyyih K̲h̲ánum"s own letters

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Published by The Centre in Haifa .
Written in English


  • Bahíyyih, Khánum,
  • Bahíyyih, Khánum -- Correspondence,
  • Bahai Faith

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [249]-252).

Other titlesBahíyyih K̲h̲ánum
Statementmade by the Research Department at the Baháʼí World Centre.
ContributionsBahíyyih, Khánum., Baháʼí World Centre. Research Dept.
LC ClassificationsBP395.B33 B34 1982
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 252 p., [12] p. of plates :
Number of Pages252
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL842525M
ISBN 100853981310
LC Control Number95120053

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