Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

R.13.63 (Wren Library, Trinity College Cambridge)

Oriental Manuscripts


A few chapters from the Qurʼān and Prayers

1. ff. 7v.-21r.
Title: Omens in Turkish
2. ff. 22v.-29v.
Title: Various sūrahs of the Qurʼān
3. ff. 30r.-51v.
Title: Turkish explanation of the foregoing
4. ff. 51r.-97r.
Title: Arabic devotional formulae and invocations
5. ff. 97r.-101v.
Title: Prayers and invocations by the Names of God>
6. ff. 101v.-106v.
Title: Prayers containing extracts from the Qurʼān
7. ff. 107r.-164v.
Title: Special prayers for various occasions
Language(s): Arabic and Ottoman Turkish

Physical Description

Form: codex
Extent: 170 ff.


Badly written, apparently by a Greek scribe.


Origin: Undated

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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