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Collection Level Description: Collections by Sir John Malcolm

Reference: MSS. Eng. hist. b. 151-2
Title: Collections by Sir John Malcolm
Dates of Creation: Early 19th cent.
Extent: 2 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

Sir John Malcolm (1769-1833) was an Indian administrator and diplomat. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Scope and Content

Collections for the The History of Persia (London, 1815) by Sir John Malcolm.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The papers were bought from Blackwell's in 1925.

Access Conditions

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see

Further Information

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.

Access Points

Malcolm | Sir | John | 1769-1833 | Knight, Indian Administrator, and Diplomat

Iran | History

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