Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

R.13.12 (Wren Library, Trinity College Cambridge)

Oriental Manuscripts


The Book of Psalms in Arabic

Explicit: كملت المزامير بعون الله تعالى على ايدي الحقير جرجس الهذناني من بيت عمير في مدرسة الموارنة في رومية بسنة ألف وخمسمائة خمس وتسعين مسيحية وكُتب لاجل السيد قزقردونيوس قلانوس
Language(s): Arabic


Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: Coarse paper
Extent: 204 ff.


In a bad European hand.


Origin: 1595

Provenance and Acquisition

Copied at the Maronite College in Rome.

Record Sources

"Manuscript description based on "E. G. Browne: A supplementary hand-list of the Muhammadan manuscripts, including all those written in the Arabic character, preserved in the Library of the University of Cambridge. Cambridge, 1922", and "E.H. Palmer A Descriptive Catalogue of the Arabic, Persian and Turkish Manuscripts in the Library of Trinity College, Cambridge, London 1870".


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Funding of Cataloguing

Trinity College Cambridge


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