Correspondence of Mountstuart Elphinstone for June to August 1829

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  • Reference
      GB 59 Mss Eur F88/73
  • Alternative Id.
      (ark) ark:/81055/vdc_100000001006.0x000225
  • Dates of Creation
      22 Jan 1829-12 Dec 1829
  • Language of Material
      English French
  • Physical Description
      1 file 136 folios. There is no Folio 48

Scope and Content

Comprises several letters from friends and family, many expressing pleasure at Mountstuart Elphinstone's return to England, with several invitations to visit. Other topics of correspondence includes news on Indian affairs and Sir John Grant's petition against the Privy Council; requests for recommendation and patronage; and James Erskine's debts. Two letters, Mss Eur F88/73/40 and Mss Eur F88/73/49, are in French

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