Collections by Sir John Malcolm

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Collections for the The History of Persia (London, 1815) by Sir John Malcolm.

Administrative / Biographical History

Sir John Malcolm (1769-1833) was an Indian administrator and diplomat. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Conditions Governing Access

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/specialcollections).

Acquisition Information

The papers were bought from Blackwell's in 1925.

Note

Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

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Geographical Names