The following abbreviations are used in the notes:
|CW|| The Collected Works of John Stuart Mill, 33 vols,
John M. Robson, gen.|
ed. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 1963-91.
|IOLR||India Office Library and Records, British Museum.|
|LD||Vol. 30, CW, appendix A; Check List of Mill's Indian Despatches.|
Note: The bulk of the manuscripts consulted for this book are in the IOLR, from the series E/4 and L/P&S/6 where James Mill's revenue dispatches and the various versions of J. S. Mill's dispatches and accompanying files are found. Individual files in several other series and collections were also consulted, the most important located in the European Manuscripts and series E/2, L/P&S/5, and F/4, IOLR.