Treaties, Agreements, and Engagements, Between the Honorable East India Company and the Native Princes, Chiefs, and States, in Western India, the Red Sea, the Persian Gulf, Also Between Her Britannic Majesty's Government, and Persia,

Treaties, Agreements, and Engagements, Between the Honorable East India Company and the Native Princes, Chiefs, and States, in Western India, the Red Sea, the Persian Gulf, Also Between Her Britannic Majesty's Government, and Persia,

By (author) 

List price: US$47.69

Currently unavailable

Add to wishlist

AbeBooks may have this title (opens in new window).

Try AbeBooks

Description

This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1851 edition. Excerpt: ...own soul. It is further written in sincerity, that on iron, lead, steel, hroad cloth, and pnrpetts, that are exclusively the property of the English Government, no Duties whatever shall be taken from the sellers--a duty not exceeding one per cent. to be levied upon the purchasers; and the duties, imports, and customs, which are at this period established in Persia and India (on other goods) are to remain fixed, and not to be increased. The high in rank, Hajee Khuleel Khan M ulick-00l-Toojjar, is charged and entrusted with the arrangement and settlement of the remaining points relative to commerce. ' Translation of the Firman or Credentials given by Furren ALI Sam, King of Persia, to his Prime Jlfinister, HAJEE Inasnm KHAN' to treat with Captain JOHN Mucom, Envoy from the Most Be it known to Hajee Ibrahim Khan Alimaad Ood Dowlah, that Captain John Malcolm having been deputed from the English Government, and being arrived at our Royal Court, for the purpose of communicating to us certain proposals for cementing more strongly the bonds of friendship between the two States, he will, therefore, on the receipt of these our Royal commands, learn from Captain John Malcolm the nature of the proposals he has brought, and submit them to our Royal consideration, that whatever directions we may hereafter think proper to give may be carried into execution, and that every thing necessary for strengthening the ties of friendship between the two States may be granted; he will therefore consider it his duty to obey these commands. Dated in the month of Rzg'ub, 1215 of the Hijree (corresponding to December and January, A. D. 1800-l). On the back of the copy of the Firman is as follows: " A true copy of the original, in the possession of this...show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 352 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 19mm | 630g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236937198
  • 9781236937193