Papers of F.E. Pargiter
Papers of F.E. Pargieter, consisting of:
- Four volumes of notes and extracts from printed works, for use in Pargiter's work The Purãna 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- Fair copy of an unpublished work by Pargiter entitled 'Ancient Indian religious tradition', with notes and essays, c. 1922-1923
- Early 20th cent.
Language of Materials
Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. misc. d. 1200].
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Full range of shelfmarks:
MSS. Eng. misc. d. 1200-1203, e. 1317
Collection ID (for staff)
CMD ID 13737
Biographical / Historical
Frederick Eden Pargiter (1852-1927) was an Orientalist. Details are given in Who Was Who.
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. 45663-7.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The papers were transferred from the Indian Institute in 1975.
- Papers of F.E. Pargiter
- Emily Tarrant
- Language of description