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Ishoʿdad of Merv, Commentaries.
The commentary is on Genesis and Exodus; imperfect at the beginning.
Written in a good clear vocalized E. Syriac script. The date 1998 AS = 1686/7 CE and place the village of ʿAbdishoʿ in Ṣapna appear in a colophon (imperfect at the end) on f. 323v.
Bound in full leather over wooden boards.
Provenance and Acquisition
Acquired for the SPCK by George Percy Badger and presented to the Library in 1887.
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.56-8.
Funding of Cataloguing
Cambridge University Library