Includes account of a large acquatic animal, supposed to be a Hippopotamus, but which was probably a Tapir.
'Journals of Lieut. Charles Gustavus Walfeldt in the Borneo Schooner to the island of Engano in 1771, [and] on a visit to the saltpetre caves of Cattoun in 1773'
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- ReferenceGB 102 MS 12893
- Dates of Creation1771-1773
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish
- Physical Description1 volume
Scope and Content
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.