Papers of F.E. Pargiter

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Papers of F.E. Pargieter, consisting of:  

  • Four volumes of notes and extracts from printed works, for use in Pargiter's work The Purna text of the dynasties of the Kali age (London, 1913)
  • Fair copy of an unpublished work by Pargiter entitled 'Ancient Indian religious tradition', with notes and essays, ca. 1922-3

Administrative / Biographical History

Frederick Eden Pargiter (1852-1927) was an Orientalist. Details are given in Who Was Who.

Conditions Governing Access

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/specialcollections).

Acquisition Information

The papers were transferred from the Indian Institute in 1975.

Note

Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

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