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1915-1920 Cawnpore; Moradabad; Delhi; Lucknow; Simla; Mirzapur; Allahabad.

In these letters, Dobbs comments on: English/Indian relations, and on Indian characteristics; on his judicial cases; education and education service; on local environment and social life; on his work, particularly in Mirzapur and Jalaun Districts and on touring. He describes effects and results of Jallianwala Bagh and is sympathetic to agitators.

He frequently mentions missionaries and also antiquities and archaeology, Home Rule and dacoity. 526pp.