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Histories of saints, etc.
The saints are: Mar Hormizd the Persian; John bar Malke; Miles, Aborsam and Sinai the deacon; Mar Yareth of Alexandria; George and Antonine and the queen Alexandra; John of Dailam; eight youths of Ephesus; Christopher; and Mar Daniel the disciple of Mar Eugenius, Mar Miles and Ḥash-Malka.
Also included are a text on the resurrection of the dead and the last day; the proverbs of Ahiqar; an extract from Sirach; fables of Josephus (Aesop); and the history of the Blessed Virgin Mary.
Written in a good E. Syriac hand and dated 12009 = 1697 CE.
Bound in full leather with some blind tooling over wooden boards.
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), ii.583-89.
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