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Usage examples for Babism

  1. Babism is by no means the only heresy that has sprung from the speculative genius of Persia; but it is the one that has most deeply moved the society of the present age, and the one which still obtains, though in secret and without a leader. – Across Asia on a Bicycle by Thomas Gaskell Allen and William Lewis Sachtleben
  2. We now come to the last of this Series, in which Khalid speaks of a certain American lady, a Mrs. Goodfree, or Gotfry, who is a votary of Ebbas Effendi, the Pope of Babism at Heifa. – The Book of Khalid by Ameen Rihani
  3. From what is now known regarding the Mohammedan revival and Church union contemplated by Jemal- ed- Din, it is obvious that the idea of any connection between Babism and the crime at Shah Abdul Azim is out of the question, for the Babis of Persia and Jemal- ed- Din's followers have little or nothing in common. – Persia Revisited by Thomas Edward Gordon
  4. Had he finally escaped, the miracle thus performed would have made Babism invincible. – Across Asia on a Bicycle by Thomas Gaskell Allen and William Lewis Sachtleben