A handwritten manuscript of the Grammaire Tagalog by Aristide Marre with a Vocabulaire tagalog-francais-anglais by Aristide Marre and Isabelle Pinches. With these are the original housing envelope, two explanatory labels and a letter to request the publication of these works.
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 891 SC4
- Dates of Creation1900 - 1956
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialEnglish French Tagalog
- Physical Description1 archival folder
Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Eugène Aristide Marre was a French linguist who published several works. His Grammaire Tagalog was published by Bijdnagem in The Hague in 1901 in French. Isabelle Pinches was the daughter of Auguste Bertin de Veaux, a French general and politician. She married Theophilus Goldridge Pinches, Assistant in the Department of Egyptian and Assyrian Antiquities, British Museum, from 1878 to 1900, and thereafter Lecturer in Assyrian at University College, London.
The Papers were arranged into files of individual items.
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These papers were presented to the Royal Asiatic Society by Mrs E. Chappelow in July 1956.
These papers were catalogued by Nancy Charley, RAS Archivist, in 2019.
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The Papers came into the hands of A.C. Chappelow, a student of T.G. Pinches. They were presented to the Royal Asiatic Society by Mrs E. Chappelow, the widow of Eric Chappelow, A.C. Chappelow's brother.