Vocabulary of the language of Tahiti

Scope and Content

Manuscrupt vocabulary of the language of Tahiti, compiled by D. C. Solander.

Administrative / Biographical History

D C (Daniel Carlsson or Daniel Charles) Solander was a Swedish naturalist and the first university educated scientist to visit Australia.

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Acquisition Information

A selection of William Marsden's manuscript collection was transferred from King's College London to SOAS shortly after the School's foundation in 1916.

Conditions Governing Use

For permission to publish, please contact Archives & Special Collections, SOAS Library in the first instance

Custodial History

Formerly part of the library of the Orientalist and linguist William Marsden (1754-1836), a portion of which he presented to King's College London in 1835.

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