Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

MS. Huntington 262 (Bodleian Library, Oxford University)

Oriental Manuscripts Huntington Collection


1 copy of Gospels

ff. 4v-248r*
Title: Gospels

interspersed with commentaries of John Chrysostom, Saint, d. 407 and others [from Greek rather than Coptic?]

*f. 249 contains Matth. i and f. 250 notes on the provenence of the MS.

Language(s): Arabic


Graf I, p. 161
[UAC. 26 [1], with corrig. Nicoll p. 565]

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 245 ff.


Origin: >1575 CE

Provenance and Acquisition

The collections of Robert Huntington, d. 1701.

Purchased by the Bodleian Library in 1693.

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on the Bodleian Library's public card index of Arabic manuscripts with additional enhancements by the OCIMCO project team.


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