General Duff Case Study: Bibliography



Manuscript sources

National Records of Scotland, Edinburgh, Duke of Gordon muniments

National Records of Scotland, Edinburgh, Grant of Monymusk papers

University of Aberdeen Special Libraries and Collections, Gordon of Letterfourie papers


Published secondary sources

Margot Finn, ‘Colonial Gifts: Family Politics and the Exchange of Goods in British India, c.1780-1820’, Modern Asian Studies , 40:1 (2006), pp. 203-231.

Margot Finn, ‘Anglo-Indian Lives in the Later Eighteenth and Early Nineteenth Century’, Journal for Eighteenth-Century Studies, 33, 1 (2010), pp. 49-65.    

Durba Ghosh, Sex and Family in Colonial India: The Making of Empire (Cambridge, 2006). 

Eric Grant and Alistair Mutch, ‘Indian Wealth and Agricultural Improvement in Northern Scotland’, Journal of Scottish Historical Studies, (forthcoming, 2014).

David Hancock, ‘Commerce and Conversation in the Eighteenth-Century Atlantic: The Invention of Madeira Wine’, The Journal of Interdisciplinary History, 29:2 (1998), pp. 197-219.

David Hancock,  Oceans of Wine: Madeira and the Emergence of American Trade and Taste (New Haven and London, 2009).

Christopher J Hawes, Poor Relations: The Making of a Eurasian Community in British India, 1773-1833 (London, 1996).

George McGilvary, East India Patronage and the British State: The Scottish Elite and Politics in the Eighteenth Century, (London, 2008).

Andrew Mackillop, ‘Locality, Nation, and Empire: Scots in Asia, c. 1695 – c. 1813’ in John MacKenzie and T. M. Devine (Eds), Scotland and the British Empire, (Oxford, 2011), pp. 54-83.

Alistair Mutch, ‘Agriculture and Empire: General Patrick ‘Tiger’ Duff and the Shaping of North-East Scotland’, Review of Scottish Culture, 22, 2010, pp. 85-98.

Alistair Mutch, ‘A Contested Eighteenth Century Election: Banffshire 1795’, Northern Scotland, 2, 2011, pp. 22-35.

Tillman Nechtman, Nabobs: Empire and Identity in Eighteenth-century Britain, (Cambridge, 2010).

H. G. Slade, ‘Carnousie- Banffshire’, Archaeological Journal, 136 (1979), pp. 229-239.

A. Tayler and H. Tayler,  The Book of the Duffs, (2 volumes) (Edinburgh, 1914)

Kate Teltscher, ‘The Sentimental Ambassador: The Letters of George Bogle from Bengal, Bhutan and Tibet, 1770-1781’, in Rebecca Earle (ed.), Epistolary Selves: Letters and Letter-Writers, 1600-1945 (Aldershot, 1999), pp. 79-94

Elizabeth Vibert, ‘Writing “Home”: Sibling Intimacy and Mobility in a Scottish Colonial Memoir’, in Tony Ballantyne and Antoinette Burton (eds), Moving Subjects: Gender, Mobility and Intimacy in an Age of Global Empire (Urbana and Chicago, 2009), pp. 67-88.