"From August to November. Mukhtar Pasha sent to Crete. Surrender of Batoum. Correspondence with Porte etc., as to reforms under Cyprus Convention. Withdrawal of Fleet from Prinkipo and Russian forces from San Stefano. Haireddin Pasha. Negociations with Austria for occupation of Bosnia. Midhat Pasha. Determination of Her Majesty`s Government to enforce Treaty of Berlin. Fall of Safvet. Haireddin Grand Vizir. Resumé end of year 1878."
Section XVIII is accompanied by a supplement : typescript transcriptions :
"Letter [3 August 1878] from Sir H. Elliott [to Layard]";
"Despatch to Lord Salisbury. 6. Dec. 1878".