Papers of Mountstuart Elphinstone: manuscript 'report on the Kingdom of Caubul' [Kabul] for the Governor General in Council compiled by Elphinstone and some of his companions on his 1808 mission to Afghanistan

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Includes an annotated map and a copy of a letter dated Calcutta 7 Dec 1810 from Mountstuart Elphinstone to Neil Benjamin Edmonstone which accompanied the report. The text contains annotations and amendments

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IOR: H/657-658. Mountstuart Elphinstone published ‘An account of the kingdom of Caubul and its dependencies in Persia, Tartary, and India; comprising a view of the Afghaun Nation, and a history of the Dooraunee Monarchy’ (London,1815).