Masāʼil / al-qiddīs Bāsīliyūs al-kabīr
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- Masāʼil / al-qiddīs Bāsīliyūs al-kabīr
- Basil, Saint, Bishop of Caesarea, approximately 329-379.
Anṭākī, ʻAbd Allāh ibn al-Faḍl, 11th cent.
Gregory, of Nyssa, Saint, approximately 335-approximately 394.
- Published / Created
Copied in A.D. 1755.
Followed by 2 leaves of notes.
Followed by: ʻAbd Allāh ibn al-Faḍl al-Anṭākī's introduction to his translation of the Psalms (leaf 11 recto); 24 ethical maxims, ascribed to St. Gregory of Nyssa (leaf 14 verso); and other pieces.
Questions and answers, ascribed to St. Basil and St. Gregory of Nyssa.
Fair naskhī, in red and black.
For al-Anṭākī's version of the Psalms, cf. Graf, I, 116.
For the ethical maxims, cf. Graf, I, 344, 608 (where, however, reference is made to Berlin catalog, 10181 (16), which is a different text).
No. 5 of 5 titles bound together.
- Leaves 171-186 ; 21.5 x 16 cm.
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- This object has been completely digitized.
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- Arabic MSS 349
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- Graf, Geschichte der christlichen arabischen Literatur, I, 324.
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