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The Psalms of David, translated into Icelandic by Odd Oddsson, with a tune to each, 1755, 18th cent.

MS. Boreal 149
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At p. 190 is an essay on Icelandic music by Olaf Brinjulfsson, 1755.

A MS. which had not in 1832 been printed.


  • Creation: 1755, 18th cent.


223 pages

Language of Materials

  • Icelandic


MS. Boreal 149

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 20790

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'.

Custodial History

Owned by Jón Sæmundsson.

Physical Facet

On paper


6 3/8 × 5 3/8 in.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom