Includes: Four manuscript Tamil letters (A-D); Seven sheets of Kanarese accounts (E-K); and a printed list of forty-five English words with their Telugu equivalents written in by hand (L).
Material relating to the languages of South India
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 102 MS 12870
- Dates of Creation? late 18th century
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialTamil Kannada Telugu
- Physical Description12 items
Scope and Content
Conditions Governing Access
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
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.