The Diary of William Hedges, Esq. (afterwards Sir William Hedges), during his Agency in Bengal, Volumes I-III : As well as on his Voyage Out and Return Overland (1681-1687) Hardback
Part of the Hakluyt Society, First Series series
The diary is transcribed, with introductory notes, etc. by R. Barlow, and illustrated by 'Copious Extracts from Unpublished Records, etc.' by Colonel Henry Yule. The whole works contain: I. The diary, with index.--II. Notices regarding Sir William Hedges, documentary memoirs of Job Charnock, and other biographical and miscellaneous illustrations of the time in India. -III. Documentary contributions to a biography of Thomas Pitt, governor of Fort St.
George; with collections on the early history of the company's settlement in Bengal; and on early charts and topography of the Hugli River The supplementary material consists of the 1886, 1887 and 1888 annual report. This is a new print-on-demand hardback edition of the volumes first published in 1887, 1888 and 1889.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 1072 pages
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
- Publication Date: 28/07/2010
- Category: Literary studies: general
- ISBN: 9781409421757