Correspondence of Mountstuart Elphinstone: 'The History of India'

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  • Reference
      GB 59 Mss Eur F88/106
  • Alternative Id.
      (ark) ark:/81055/vdc_100000001006.0x00025a
  • Dates of Creation
      11 Nov 1834-13 Jan 1843
  • Language of Material
      English
  • Physical Description
      1 file 105 folios

Scope and Content

Comprises correspondence which focuses mostly on Elphinstone's book, the 'History of India'. The book was published by John Murray and the correspondence revolves around the book, such as the editing of the volumes (the size of the page and type), the expenses and sales of the book and comments and corrections from his friends who have read it

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Related Material

Mountstuart Elphinstone published 'The History of India' (London, John Murray, 1841). Files relating to this publication can be found in Series 8: Papers of Mountstuart Elphinstone relating to History of India