Collections by Sir John Malcolm
Collections for the The History of Persia (London, 1815) by Sir John Malcolm.
- Early 19th cent.
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. hist. b. 151].
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Full range of shelfmarks:
MSS. Eng. hist. b. 151-152
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 13202
Biographical / Historical
Sir John Malcolm (1769-1833) was an Indian administrator and diplomat. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.
Other Finding Aids
M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. I, nos. 39542-3.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The papers were bought from Blackwell's in 1925.
- Collections by Sir John Malcolm
- Emily Tarrant
- Language of description
- Script of description