Union Catalogue of Manuscripts from the Islamicate World

Add_1167 (University Library, Cambridge University)

Syriac Manuscripts


Four Gospels and Song of Songs.

Title: The Four Gospels and Song of Songs in the Peshiṭta version.
Language(s): Syriac

Physical Description

Support: Paper
Extent: 198 ff., 20½ cm.


Written in a lean probably Indian E. Syriac hand of about the 18th century in red and black, in one column.


Western binding in full leather.



Provenance and Acquisition

Of Indian origin; then the property of Dr A. Clarke.

Record Sources

For a full description see W. Wright and S. A. Cook, A Catalogue of the Syriac manuscripts in the library of the University of Cambridge (1901), i.5-6.


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Funding of Cataloguing

Cambridge University Library


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