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Draft of John Briggs's translation of the History of the rise of the Mahomedan power in India

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Draft of part of John Briggs's translation of the History of the rise of the Mahomedan power in India (4 vols., London, 1829).

Dates

  • 19th century

Extent

0.33 Linear metres (3 boxes)

Language of Materials

  • English

Preferred Citation

Oxford, Bodleian Libraries [followed by shelfmark and folio or page reference, e.g. MSS. Eng. hist. c. 1035, fols. 1-2].
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MSS. Eng. hist. c. 1035-1036

Collection ID (for staff)

CMD ID 12817

Abstract

Draft of John Briggs's translation of the History of the rise of the Mahomedan power in India

Biographical / Historical

John Briggs (1785-1875) was an Indian officer and administrator. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The draft was given by Blackwell's in c. 1965 and transferred from the Indian Institute in 1975.

Related Materials

See also Papers of John Briggs (Shelfmarks: MSS. Eng. hist. c. 332-340).
Title
Draft of John Briggs's translation of the History of the rise of the Mahomedan power in India
Status
Completed
Author
Collection Level Description by Emily Tarrant; EAD version 2019 by Alice Whichelow
Date
EAD version 2019
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

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