Man, Edward Horace “collection” (MS 115)

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Andaman vocabulary notes, by Amy F. Man, with notes in the margin, by E.H. Man. 1885-86.

100 perforated leaves. 13 x 21 cm.


Light brown paper cover, lettered: The reporter’s marginal note book … perforated. Note tipped-in upper cover: ‘I would suggest that your replies should be inserted on the blank perforated part. That all words bearing the same meaning be entered under the simplest form. That words evidently of modern introduction should be relegated to an app wh would show also the construction of compound words expressing ideas new to them. [Signed] A.F. Man.’

Inserted: Reprint of Notes on analogies of manners between the Indo-Chinese races and the races of the Indian Archipelago, by Col. Yule, with holograph letter of the author to A.F. Man affixed.