Six Months in Persia, Volume 1

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S. Low, Marston, Searle & Rivington, 1882 - Iran
 

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There are 150 families of Jews in Yazd engaged in the silk trade. They have fallen into great poverty, at least in externals. Their chief man called on me. ...
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I would not ; but if the Jews would give me a written statement of their case, I had no objection to forward it to Sir Moses Montefiore, whom they regarded ... 

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