Taino materials, Peter Stephen Du Ponceau notebooks on philology

Taino
Date: 1825
Subject: Linguistics
Type: Text
Genre: Notebooks
Extent: Documents
Description: Comparative list of 40 words (following Spanish orthography), by means of which the author asserts a relationship with the Berber and other African languages, as well as with the Maya and other Central American languages. His sources are Columbus, D'Anghiera, Herrera, Edwards.
Peter Stephen Du Ponceau notebooks on philology (Mss.410.D92)