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E.J. Rapson, Professor of Sanskrit: Letters

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.7601

Scope and Contents

Correspondence mainly covering Rapson's career. Letters are to Rapson unless otherwise specified.


  • Creation: 1887-1932 (Two-thirds of the letters fall within only a four-year period, from 1906 to 1909)


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305 item(s) (305 letters paper) : paper

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

The Rapson correspondence was transferred to the University Library from the Library of the Faculty of Oriental Studies in 1961.

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