Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Women's Worlds in Qajar Iran

Book on Finding a Spouse

Book on Finding a Spouse

The Book on Finding a Spouse is a short poem describing courtship and marriage customs during the Qajar period. Mirza Baqir Qazvini (1838-1886) wrote this book, under the pen name Naji.

Item Details

  • Date mid/late 19th century
  • Notes

    Another version of the book is in the National Archives with the document number 5-9992. For more details, see the print edition of the Book on Finding a Spouse: Marriage Customs in the Qajar period, Tehran, 2009, Farhangistan-i Zaban va Adab-i Farsi, volume 1.

  • Dimensions 22 x 14 cm
  • Collections Tehran University Central Library
  • Repository Tehran University Central Library (2207)
  • Restrictions Use of collection materials for publication purposes must cite Tehran University Central Library as current repository. Use of material for commercial purposes is contingent upon acquiring the Repository's permission.
  • Accessed 24 October 2012
  • Last Edited 25 January 2013
  • Record no. 1255A1
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