Notes of Mountstuart Elphinstone on different subjects

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 59 Mss Eur F88/452
  • Alternative Id.
      (ark) ark:/81055/vdc_100000001006.0x000371
  • Dates of Creation
      c 1850-1859
  • Language of Material
      English
  • Physical Description
      1 portfolio 203 folios

Scope and Content

Includes newspaper cuttings on the Russian Army and the Income Tax; an extract of a letter from General Thomas Munro, 18 June 1818, and a copy letter dated 12 July [no year given]; notes and abstracts on various books and publications, including Ginsei on architecture and Marsh's Michaeli; notes on a literal translation of an ode of Hafiz; notes on chronology e.g. dates of revolution 1847-1848, dates of Naples and the Crimean War, etc., and a publication, 'Four Tables of Comparative Chronology' by WE Bickmore, 1837. Also includes a note by Sir Thomas Edward Colebrooke on the contents. Contain several large, folded folios (folios 183-185 and 194-201)

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