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i + 42 folios.
The papers include notes and drafts on the history, inhabitants and life of the Cape (folios 1-18), a memorandum by Charles Grant, 1799, proposing negotiations with Mauritius (folio 38), and other material.
The manuscript was formerly in the library of Sir Thomas Phillipps.
'Catalogus Librorum Manuscriptorum in Bibliotheca D. Thomae Phillipps, Bt.' (1837-1871): manuscript 18287.
A printed map of Mauritius, circa 1800, has been transferred to the Map Library.