'Names and descriptions of persons and places, with other memoranda, made by Sir Joseph Banks at Taheite, etc., when visited in [James] Cook's first voyage (1769)'
'Observationes deTaheite, &c'
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 102 MS 12892
- Dates of Creation1769
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish Tahitian
- Physical Description1 volume
- Digital Materials
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Scope and Content
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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.
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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.