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A letter from the Emperor Shah 'Alam to George III of England.

Main language: Persian.

Persian.

Incipit

Shukr u sipas i bi-qiyas nithar i bargah i khaliq al-samawat wal-ard

Notes

First flyleaf, recto: a) Letter from Sha Aalum to his Majesty George 3. b) At bottom left: G. Bound with Codrington/Reade No 69 (1). The seventh item in the volume. The Emperor asks for five or six thousand men to be sent to help to establish himself on the throne. There must be other copies.

Keywords:

  • Diplomatic correspondence.

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