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A metrical version of the Psalter (perhaps by Odd Oddsson), in Icelandic: with musical notes, written in the 17th cent.

MS. Boreal 111
Held in our offsite storage facility

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Imperfect at end, the last three psalms being lost.

A probably unique MS.


  • written in the 17th cent.


163 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Icelandic


MS. Boreal 111

Other Finding Aids

Falconer Madan, et al., A summary catalogue of western manuscripts in the Bodleian Library at Oxford which have not hitherto been catalogued in the Quarto series (7 vols. in 8 [vol. II in 2 parts], Oxford, 1895-1953; reprinted, with corrections in vols. I and VII, Munich, 1980), vol. IV, no 20752

A catalogue by Magnusen, dated 1828, is in the Library, and was printed in 1832 with the title 'Catalogus...codicum cliii manuscriptorum Borealium præcipuæ Islandicæ originis, ...autcore... Finno Magnæo, Islando'.

Physical Facet

On paper: binding, stamped leather on boards, bearing figures of David, Aaron, and Joshua, with clasps (18th cent.)


6 1/4 × 4 1/4 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom