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Catalogue of the Mingana collection of manuscripts now in the possession of the trustees of the Woodbrooke Settlement, Selly Oak, Birmingham by Alphonse Mingana

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Published by Inter Documentation Co. in Zug, Switzerland .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • England,
  • Birmingham

Subjects:

  • Selly Oak Colleges. Library -- Catalogs.,
  • Arabic literature -- Manuscripts -- Facsimiles -- Catalogs.,
  • Syriac literature -- Manuscripts -- Facsimiles -- Catalogs.,
  • Manuscripts, Arabic -- England -- Birmingham -- Facsimiles -- Catalogs.,
  • Manuscripts, Syriac -- England -- Birmingham -- Facsimiles -- Catalogs.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes indexes.

Statementby A. Mingana.
GenreCatalogs.
ContributionsGottschalk, Hans Ludwig, 1904-, Hopwood, Derek, 1933-, Selly Oak Colleges.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsZ6621.B62, PJ7503, Microfiche 99/6 (Z)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination17 microfiches.
Number of Pages17
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL489628M
LC Control Number98220196

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Catalogue of the Mingana Collection of Manuscripts: Christian Arabic manuscripts and additional Syriac manuscripts Volume 2 of Catalogue of the Mingana Collection of Manuscripts: Now in the Possession of the Trustees of the Woodbrooke Settlement, . Internet Archive BookReader Catalogue of the Mingana Collection of Manuscripts Internet Archive BookReader Catalogue of the Mingana Collection of Manuscripts Catalogue of the Mingana Collection of Manuscripts. In , Mingana returned to Birmingham and was appointed curator of the collection named after him. He began the task of cataloguing the manuscripts and also edited and translated some of the more important ones which appeared in the a series Woodbrooke Studies and in various journals. This is volume 3 of Alphonse Mingana's Catalogue of the Mingana Collection of Manuscripts. It contains additional Christian Arabic and Syriac manuscripts. It was digitized by .

Catalogue of the Mingana Collection of Manuscripts now in the Possession of the Trustees of the Woodbrooke Settlement [2] Publication Type: Book: Year of Publication: Authors: Mingana, A: Volume: 2: Number of Volumes: 3: Publisher: W. Heffer and Sons: City: Cambridge: Publication Language: eng. Keywords: Histories of Syriac Literature. Internet Archive BookReader Mingana Catalogue Of The Mingana Collection. I Internet Archive BookReader Mingana Catalogue Of The Mingana Collection. I. The Mingana Collection is made up of over Middle Eastern manuscripts in over 20 languages, which include Arabic, Syriac, Ethiopic, Georgian, Hebrew, Samaritan and Armenian. This unique and rich collection was acquired during the s by Alphonse Mingana (), a Chaldean priest born near Mosul, who had settled in England. A. Mingana, Ed., Catalogue of the Mingana Collection of Manuscripts now in the Possession of the Trustees of the Woodbrooke Settlement [3], vol. 3, 3 vol. Cambridge: W. Heffer and Sons, As manuscripts are further made available in this collection, they will be catalogued and included in the Digitized Manuscripts database here.

Alphonse Mingana () was an educator at the Chaldean Seminary in Iraq. He was also a priest in the Assyrian tradition and a collector of ancient manuscripts. He is renowned for his Mingana Collection (of which the present set is the catalogue), a set of nearly early Syrian and Arabic documents which he acquired and preserved. Mingana added to the collection with manuscripts acquired on two further trips to the Middle East in and , both financed solely by Edward Cadbury. In Mingana moved back to Birmingham to focus on cataloguing the collection. The first catalogue describing Syriac manuscripts was published in A further volume published in. Catalogue of the Mingana Collection of Manuscripts now in the Possession of the Trustees of the Woodbrooke Settlement [1] Publication Type: Book: Year of Publication: Authors: Mingana, A: Volume: 1: Number of Volumes: 3: Publisher: W. Heffer and Sons: City: Cambridge: Publication Language: eng. Keywords: Histories of Syriac Literature. Catalogue of manuscripts collected from a journey through Kurdistan and Upper Mesopotamia in , later enlarged, seeking to preserve the precious remnants of the ancient Christian civilization of the East. Published in , some spotting on title pages.