Notes of Mountstuart Elphinstone on Assyria, Nineveh and Africa, with newspaper cuttings, etc.

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  • Reference
      GB 59 Mss Eur F88/451
  • Alternative Id.
      (ark) ark:/81055/vdc_100000001006.0x00036c
  • Dates of Creation
      c 1850-1859
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      1 portfolio 209 folios

Scope and Content

Includes notes on Assyria and the neighbouring countries, with the recent discoveries at Nineveh, begun July 1851; notes from Colonel Rawlinson's paper in Volume 12 of the RAS [Royal Asiatic Society]; and notes on Africa, with references to books on Barbary and the Desert in 1850-1851

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