Item Details

Call Number: MS Hunter 352 (U.8.20)
Images: [ MS Hunter 352 titlepage ]
Date of Creation: Between 1653 and 1654
Level of Description: Item
Part of MS Hunter 1-658
Content: Albert Bobovius, Turkish and Latin Version of the Church Catechism.
Albert Bobovius, Turkish and Latin version of the Church Catechism.
Remarks: This MS. has a title-page, loose, with this title: [rubric] | DOCTRINA | CHRISTIANA Paulus plantat, Apollos rigat, | DEVS dat incrementum.
The third recto begins: NOBILISSIMO ORNATISSIMOQVE IVVENI VIRO DOMINO, DOMINO, | JOANNI BENDYSHE, ARMIGERO ANGLICANO. AL: | BERTVS BOBOVIVS S.P.D. and ends: CON= | =STANTINOPOLI, ANNO PartŠ, Per | JESUM CHRISTUM, Verum Mes= | siam, Salutis AETERNAE. | CIC ICC LIIII.
Albert Bobovius was interpreter to Mahomet IV.
[Formerly P.4.10; S.10.178]
Physical Description: Bound volume.
Paper, 5 7/8 x 4 1/8, ff. 29, originally 30, written at Constantinople, in double cols. of 12 lines, each 4 3/4 x 1╝, rubrics, paged, ff. 1-43. (1654 A.D.)
Binding: Millboards, covered dark blue morocco, gilt-tooled, formerly fastened with ties, the (single) quire is loose
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. 501.
Accession Number: 2482
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Repository Code: GB 0247

Names associated with this item:

author: Albert Bobovius
Interpreter to Mahomet IV.
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