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An Inaugural Discourse on Arabic and Sanskrit Literature, Delivered in New Haven, Wednesday, August 16, 1843

Title

An Inaugural Discourse on Arabic and Sanskrit Literature, Delivered in New Haven, Wednesday, August 16, 1843

Description

The conclusion of Salisbury’s inaugural address captures his modesty and even some of his apprehension at the enormity of the task he was taking on as the first professor of Arabic and Sanskrit in the United States.

Publisher

New Haven: B.L. Hamlen

Date

1843

Identifier

LD2174 I848 (LC), pp. 50-51

Citation

Edward Elbridge Salisbury (1814-1901), “An Inaugural Discourse on Arabic and Sanskrit Literature, Delivered in New Haven, Wednesday, August 16, 1843,” Online Exhibits@Yale, accessed May 27, 2018, http://omeka.med.yale.edu/document/10856.

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