Essays by the British Viceroy of India discuss interpreters, customs, tyrants, the installation and abdication of princes, and travel through India. In 1893, he visited Chitral and went to Pamir. He was an eyewitness the procession of “Mahraka” in Chitral. This book is good for understanding of social,cultural and taxation syestem of former state of Chitral. When he was visiting Chitral as member of Parliament of British government.