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A Latin translation of the Saga af Hálfi oc Hálfs-reccorre, stated to be by, and in the hand of, Sigurd Pétursson, with the translation of certain poems inserted by Finn Magnusson, written in about A.D. 1800 by S. Pétursson

MS. Boreal 128
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A probably unique MS., the autograph of the author.


  • written in about A.D. 1800 by S. Pétursson


35 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • Latin


MS. Boreal 128

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 20769

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


8 1/8 × 6 3/4 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
Broad Street
Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom