Miscellaneous Malay manuscripts, 18th-19th century.
Miscellaneous Malay manuscripts in the Bodleian Library
- This material is held at
- ReferenceGB 161 MSS. Malay c. 1-5, d. 1, e. 1, 2 (R), 3-4
- Dates of Creation18th-19th century
- Name of Creator
- Language of MaterialMalay.
- Physical Description10 shelfmarks
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Scope and Content
Administrative / Biographical History
Miscellaneous Malay manuscripts from various sources.
Conditions Governing Access
Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodley.ox.ac.uk).
The manuscripts came to the Library between 1817 and 1959. Two of the manuscripts given by R.O. Winstedt in 1917, and three by W.W. Skeat in 1940.
Collection level description created by Susan Thomas, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.
Other Finding Aids
The manuscripts are summarily described in the card catalogue, arranged by language, located in the Oriental Reading Room.