Letter from Colonel Lewis Pelly, Resident Persian Gulf to Amir Faysul ibn Torky aul Saood [Amir Faisul ibn Turki al Sa'ud], Riyath [Riyadh]

Mss Eur F126/56, f 2

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The record is made up of 1 folio. It was created in 16 Jan 1865. It was written in English and Arabic. The original is part of the British Library: India Office The department of the British Government to which the Government of India reported between 1858 and 1947. The successor to the Court of Directors. Records and Private Papers.

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Letter written in English and translated into Arabic regarding Pelly's expectation that on arriving in Koweit [Kuwait] he would be greeted by Amir Faysul [Amir Faisul ibn Turki al Sa'ud] and his disappointment on finding that he was not there.

The letter goes on to request either a reply to this letter, or a person sent to accompany him to Riadh [Riyadh].

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1 folio
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English and Arabic in Latin and Arabic script
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Letter

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British Library: India Office The department of the British Government to which the Government of India reported between 1858 and 1947. The successor to the Court of Directors. Records and Private Papers
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Mss Eur F126/56, f 2

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16 Jan 1865 (CE, Gregorian)

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Letter from Colonel Lewis Pelly, Resident Persian Gulf to Amir Faysul ibn Torky aul Saood [Amir Faisul ibn Turki al Sa'ud], Riyath [Riyadh], British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, Mss Eur F126/56, f 2, in Qatar Digital Library <https://www.qdl.qa/archive/81055/vdc_100023472648.0x000001> [accessed 21 August 2019]

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