Correspondence of Mountstuart Elphinstone for January to May 1829

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  • Reference
      GB 59 Mss Eur F88/72
  • Alternative Id.
      (ark) ark:/81055/vdc_100000001006.0x000224
  • Dates of Creation
      07 Oct 1828-24 Dec 1829
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
      1 file 142 folios

Scope and Content

Comprises several letters of congratulations to Mountstuart Elphinstone on his return to Europe and England, with invitations to visit. Topics of correspondence also include the state of Elphinstone's finances; news of political affairs at home; the dispute between Sir John Malcolm and the justice system in India; requests for advice on Indian affairs; and requests for patronage

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