Autograph Letter Signed, to the Secretary of the Royal Asiatic Society, donating four manuscripts in Turkish and Persian. 1 page 7 x 4½ inches, with the address leaf. Magdalen Hall, Oxford, 21 October 1826. John David Macbride (1778-1868), Principal of Magdalen Hall, Oxford. His writings included The Mohammedan Religion Explained (1857) and theological lectures.