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Volume, 14th-15th cent.(?)

MS. Wilkinson dep. e. 69
Held at the Weston Library

  • Request

Volume, 14th-15th cent.(?), containing:

  1. (fols. 1-24) a treatise in Arabic on Coptic grammar and Coptic/Arabic vocabulary lists, with some lettering in red
  2. fols. 25-123) a Bible lectionary in Coptic with Arabic parallel translation, comprising extracts from the four Gospels, the Epistles, the Psalms, and a liturgical work, with decoration, some lettering in red, and (fol. 61) inserted notes by Wilkinson.


  • Creation: 14th-15th cent.(?)


126 Leaves

Language of Materials

  • English


MS. Wilkinson dep. e. 69

Former references:

'Coptic Manuscript' (W); K 3 (interim).

Custodial History

'From the convent of ___ at the Natron Lakes'; given by Algernon Percy, 1st Baron Prudhoe, subsequently 4th Duke of Northumberland; see note on fol. ii.

Physical Facet

Binding: 19th-cent. brown calf, blind-stamped, gilt-ruled label with gilt lettering on spine.

Repository Details

Part of the Bodleian Libraries Repository

Weston Library
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Oxford OX1 3BG United Kingdom