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English amongst the Persians

imperial lives in nineteenth-century Iran

by Wright, Denis

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Published by I.B. Tauris in London, New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Iran,
  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Iran -- Relations -- Great Britain.,
    • Great Britain -- Relations -- Iran.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDenis Wright.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDS274.2.G7 W74 2001
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxv, 218 p., :
      Number of Pages218
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3971212M
      ISBN 101860646387
      LC Control Number2001278673

      Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. ) and index. Contents. The British interest in Persia-- the diplomatic scene-- formalities and frictions-- wars and warriors-- uncrowned king of the Persian Gulf-- consuls, khans and communities-- the world of business-- missionaries and doctors-- the electric telegraph and other innovations-- frontier makers-- some travellers-- World. After retiring from the Foreign Service, Wright used his expertise on Iran and Persia to author two books on the region: The English amongst the Persians () and The Persians amongst the English (). He also contributed to the book Persia by James Morris and Roger mater: St Edmund Hall, Oxford.

      Read "Year Amongst The Persians" by Brown available from Rakuten Kobo. First published in Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa : Taylor And Francis.   A year amongst the Persians: Impressions as to the life, character, & thought of the people of Persia, received during twelve months' residence in .

      Ironically he had a chair in Arabic at Cambridge but his big passion was Iran and the Persians and he wrote a number of seminal texts on Iranian history and literature. He spent a year in Iran in the late 19th century and he wrote a book, A Year Amongst the Persians, which was very popular.   A year amongst the Persians; impressions as to the life, character, and thought of the people of Persia, received during twelve month's residence in that country in the years .


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Reviewed in the United States on Decem Verified Purchase. Every Iranian should read it to see how corrupt the Royals and the entourage, completely unrepresentative of the nation.

I wish the later book "The English amongst the Persian" by the Cited by:   : The Persians Amongst the English: pp, b/w illustrations, the book and contents are clean and solid, the AUTHOR has SIGNED the second free endpaper, the dust jacket has light rubbing on both front and rear, yhis is a very solid and usable book.

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 3/5(2). The English Amongst the Persians During the Qajar Period Pages: 44,Publisher of this ed. London: Heinemann: Date of this edition: Language: English: Permission: Fair use (see notes on copyright) Scanned: by Dan Povey: Posted: by Jonah Winters: Classified in: Book excerpts: URL:   Author: Edward Granville Brown Critic and expert: Hassan Akbari Beiragh.

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A Year amongst the Persians book. Read 6 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This Elibron Classics book is a facsimile reprint of a 1 /5. Get this from a library. The English amongst the Persians: imperial lives in nineteenth-century Iran.

[Denis Wright] -- Relations between Britain and Iran have always been fraught. Against a background of intrigue, manipulation and Anglo-Russian rivalry for influence, Sir Denis Wright charts the experiences.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Wright, Denis, English amongst the Persians. London: Heinemann, (OCoLC) Online version. A Year Amongst the Persians Edward Granville BROWNE ( - ) Edward Granville Browne, born in Stouts Hill, Uley, Gloucestershire, England, was a British orientalist who published numerous articles and books of academic value, mainly in the areas of history and literature.

The English amongst the Persians: during the Qajar period / Denis Wright Heinemann London Australian/Harvard Citation.

Wright, Denis. The English amongst the Persians: during the Qajar period / Denis Wright Heinemann London.

Wikipedia Citation. It would be helpful to have a separate file consisting of just the sections of this book in which Browne refers to the Babis and the Bahá'ís. Anyone willing to assemble such a compilation would be welcomed, let us know. This book is also available as scans of the original book.

In A Year Amongst the Persians () he wrote a sympathetic portrayal of a Persian society which few Westerners had ever seen, including a frank account of the effects of opium.

It did not attract the attention it deserved at the time of its initial publication, but after his death in it was reprinted and became a classic in English Author: Edward Granville Browne.

In A Year Amongst the Persians () he wrote a sympathetic portrayal of a Persian society which few Westerners had ever seen, including a frank account of the effects of opium. It did not attract the attention it deserved at the time of its initial publication, but after his death in it was reprinted and became a classic in English Author: Edward Granville Browne.

Title: ENGLISH AMONGST THE PERSIANS: Author: DENIS WRIGHT: Summary: Against a background of intrigue and manipulation on both sides, the author charts the experiences and impact of those who helped to define the relationship between Britain and Iran from the.

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Everyday low prices and free delivery on 5/5(2). The Persians (Ancient Greek: Πέρσαι, Persai, Latinised as Persae) is an ancient Greek tragedy written during the Classical period of Ancient Greece by the Greek tragedian is the second and only surviving part of a now otherwise lost trilogy that won the first prize at the dramatic competitions in Athens' City Dionysia festival in BC, with Pericles serving as choregosPlace premiered: Athens.

In A Year Amongst the Persians () he wrote a sympathetic portrayal of a Persian society which few Westerners had ever seen, including a frank account of the effects of opium. It did not attract the attention it deserved at the time of its initial publication, but after his death in it was reprinted and became a classic in English 5/5(1).

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