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Letter from Lewis Pelly, Bushire, to Sir Bartle Frere [‎30r] (7/7)

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The record is made up of 3 folios. It was created in 12 May 1866-15 May 1866. It was written in English. 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 regarding Caromandel 's route back to India and informing Frere that it will also tow the Georgiana to Kurachee [Karachi], as well as Pelly's arrangements with regards to Berenice and the detachment of marines stationed at Mussundom [Musandam].

The letter also discusses the assistants that are being sent to Bushire; what Captain Henry W Warner and Mr Edwin Dawes rolls should be; the spcimens which pelly has sent to Sir Roderick Murchison; and the portraits of Persepolis for James Ferguson.

The letter also makes reference to Pelly's interest in the songs of Persia.

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3 folios
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The main body of the letter covers folios twenty-seven through twenty-nine. The postscript to the letter commences on the lower part of the recto The front of a sheet of paper or leaf, often abbreviated to 'r'. of folio thirty and continues over on the verso The back of a paper sheet or leaf. .

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Letter from Lewis Pelly, Bushire, to Sir Bartle Frere [‎30r] (7/7), British Library: India Office Records and Private Papers, Mss Eur F126/43, ff 27-30, in Qatar Digital Library <https://www.qdl.qa/archive/81055/vdc_100024001980.0x000040> [accessed 17 October 2019]

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