Perhaps the work of Father Johann Ernst Hanxleden (1681-1732) missionary S.J., who is known to have written a grammar of Malayalam.
'Arte Malavar, or Grammar of the Malabar (Grantham) language in Portuguese'
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- ReferenceGB 102 MS 12874
- Dates of Creation18th century
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialPortuguese Malayalam
- Physical Description28 ff.
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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.