Papers of Mountstuart Elphinstone on revenue, criminal and civil justice, state of the Deccan and reduction of the Poona auxiliaries, etc.

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With a rough index. Includes an abstract of correspondence with Collectors and Political Agents on subjects connected to revenue and civil and criminal justice; draft of a circular letter to Collectors and Political Agents on revenue and justice; instructions to Captain Charles James, civil and military auditor; draft dispatch to Francis Rawdon Hastings, 1st Marquess of Hastings on the final conclusion of a report on the present state of the Deccan; draft letter to Charles Theophilus Metcalfe, Baron Metcalfe regarding pensions; Captain John Briggs on Meerassay lands; [Gaum Kurch Ahmednuggar Soobah?]; Ahmednuggur Bheels [Bhils]; substance of dispatch and agreement with the Southern Jageerdars and Satara; reductions in Poona's auxiliaries; Bullock contractors - claims and payments; notes on secret intelligence; miscellaneous papers; and finally, instructions to Captain Robertson on appointing him Collector at Poona

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