English-Malay Dictionary by Charles Cuthbert Brown

Scope and Content

Comprises a loose manuscript draft and an incomplete photocopied typescript version of an English-Malay dictionary compiled by C. C. Brown

Administrative / Biographical History

Charles Cuthbert (C. C.) Brown was the British advisor in the Malay state of Terengganu (1932-1933) and the British Resident in the Malay state of Pahang (1935-1941). Following his career with the Malay Civil Service, Brown was appointed Lecturer in Malay Studies at the School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS), University of London.


Arranged into two series: a manuscript draft of the English-Malay dictionary, divided into 10 files; and a photocopied typescript of the English-Malay dictionary with handwritten annotations, divided into twenty three files.

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Acquisition Information

Donated to SOAS Library by C. C. Brown in 1967.

Conditions Governing Use

For permission to publish, please contact Archives & Special Collections, SOAS Library in the first instance

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