GALLETTI DI CADILHAC, Arthur

GALLETTI DI CADILHAC, Arthur Mario Agricola Collier. London 25.3.1877 — 23.2.1967. British (with Italian background) Civil Servant in India. Son of Count Arturo G. di C. and Margaret Isabella Collier. Educated at Cheltenham College, studies at Oxford (Trinity College). Joined I.C.S. in 1900. Worked 30 years in Madras Presidency. Retired 1934. Married 1906 Clara Salvadori-Paleotti, one daughter and one son.

Publications: Translated K. Viresalingam’s Vinoda Tarangini, or pleasure’s whirling. Rajahmundry 1902.

– With A. J. van der Burg & P. Groot: The Durch in Malabar. 10+306 p. Madras 1911.

– Galletti’s Telugu Dictionary, or, A Dictionary of Current Telugu. Introd. by R. Galletti. 17+434 p. plates. L. 1935 (transcription only).

Sources: Stray notes in Internet, e.g. in Claudia Capanzoni, Anglo-Italian Literary Identity in the Writings of Margaret Collier, Giacinta Galletti and Joyce Salvadori. Diss. Hull 2006 (https://hydra.hull.ac.uk/assets/hull:7152a/content); Wikipedia with photo.

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