Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Add_1977 (University Library, Cambridge University)

Syriac Manuscripts

Contents

Works of ʿAbdishoʿ of Nisibis.

ff. 2v-35r
Title: Turgame.
Language(s): Syriac

For the ecclesiastical year (ff. 2v-28r); with others for every day (28r-30r); and turgame by other authors (30r-35r).

ff. 35v-57v
Title: An exposition of the eucharist.
Language(s): Syriac

In 12-syllable metre.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Support: Paper, 31 cm.
Extent: 58 ff.

Hand(s)

Written in a fine large E. Syriac hand and dated 2040 = 1728 CE. .

Additions:

Binding

Bound in full leather over paper boards, with some blind tooling.

History

Origin:

Provenance and Acquisition

Acquired for the SPCK by George Percy Badger and presented to the Library in 1887.

Record Sources

For a fuller description see W. Wright and S. A. Cook, A Catalogue of the Syriac manuscripts in the library of the University of Cambridge (1901), i.107-20.

Availability

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card. For admissions procedures contact Cambridge University Library Admissions. Contact near_eastern@lib.cam.ac.uk for further information on the availability of this manuscript

Funding of Cataloguing

Cambridge University Library


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