Item Details

Call Number: MS Hunter 79 (T.3.17)
Title: Almanack for the Year A.H. 1066
Date of Creation: Between 1654 and 1656
Level of Description: Item
Part of MS Hunter 1-658
Content: Almanack for the Year A.H. 1066.
Turkish Almanack for the year A.H. 1066, A.D. 1655-6:
Begins: [Turkish characters]
Remarks: On a loose slip of paper, inserted at the beginning, is a pencilled note by Mr. E.J.W. Gibb: Almanack for A.H. 1066. | Turkish, E.J.W.G.
Mr. Gibb has also, apparently, pencilled above the Hunt. Mus. Lib. book-plate: 10 folios.
[Formerly S.3.9; S.3.35]
Physical Description: Bound volume.
Paper, 11 3/4 x 8, ff. 10, six pages written in single cols. (pp. 1-5, 20) of 26 lines, each 8 3/8 x 6, and the rest in seven cols. of 26 lines, varying 8 3/8 x to 8 3/8 x 2, margined and partially ruled with red, rubrics and rubricated running titles.
Binding: Original, green paper covers, similar in style to MS Hunter 67 (T.3.5)
Access: Normal conditions
Language: Turkish
Material Type: Document
Bibliography: John Young & P.H. Aitken, A catalogue of the manuscripts in the Library of the Hunterian Museum in the University of Glasgow (Glasgow, 1908), p. 460.
Accession Number: 2482
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Repository Code: GB 0247

Names associated with this item:

annotator: Elias John Wilkinson Gibb 1857-1901
Translator of Ottoman Turkish poetry.
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