Beta

Rahlfs 1650

London, British Library, Add. 40656 (I. 1). No diktyon: 39205.
GA Number: l 932.
s. XII-XIII | Parchment, 117 ff., 90 × 76 mm, 1 col., 24-26 lines per page. |  Minuscule (Archaizing Hand). | Provenance: Southern Italy. From the Collection of Angela Georgina Burdett-Coutts (1814-1906); cf. Cataldi Palau (2008: 348). The manuscript, together with the Add. 40655,was purchased during the sale of the Burdett-Coutts collection at Sotheby's in May 1922 (lot. 172). See f. Ir. cf. Richard, M., Inventaire, pp. 81-82; Cataldi Palau (2008: 31) by the British Library.
Greek Psalter. | The manuscript is in a bad state of conservation, it has lost some leaves, and others are fragmentary or seriously damaged; a restoration is visible on f. 8. In some folios, the ink appears to have been painted over by a later hand. The titles are rubricated in red, and the initial letters are decorated.Text-type: L.
Content
1r–109rPs 1-150
109rPs 151
109vOd 1:1a-14b
110r–111vOd 2:14a-43h
111v–112rOd 3
112r–113rOd 4
113v–114rOd 5
114r–vOd 6
114v–116rOd 7
116r–116vOd 8
116v–117rOd 9
Bibliography
Aland, K.: Kurzgefasste Liste der griechischen Handschriften des neuen Testaments, Berlin 1994 (Arbeiten zur neutestamentlichen Textforschung, 1).
Cataldi Palau, A.; “The Burdett–Coutts collection of Greek manuscripts: Manuscripts from Epirus”, in Codices Manuscripti 54/55 (2006), 31–64 [Reprinted Studies in Greek Manuscripts (Testi, studi, strumenti 24), 2 vols, Spoleto 2008, vol. 2, pp. 523–584:523–524], 31.
Parpulov, G.: Toward a History of Byzantine Psalters, Plovdiv 2014, Appendix B1. 
Tchernetska, N.: “Cambridge UL. Add. 4489, Athens EBE 4079, and the Burdett–Coutts collection of Greek manuscripts”,Codices manuscripti 52/53 (2005), 21–30, 22–24.
Catalogues
Cataldi Palau, A.: “Manoscritti greci originari dell' Italia meridionale nel fondo "Additional" della "British Library" a Londra”,Studies in Greek Manuscripts, Spoleto 2008 (Testi, Studi, Strumenti, 24), 345–410, 348.
Cataldi Palau, A.: The Collection of Greek Manuscripts of Angela Burdett–Coutts, Turhnhout 2021 (Bibliologia, 62), 312–313.
Gregory, C. R.: Textkritik des Neuen Testamentes, 3 vols, Leipzig 1900–1909, vol. 1, 452. 
Rahlfs, A.: Verzeichnis der griechischen Handschriften des Alten Testaments, Berlin 1914 (Mitteilungen des Septuaginta–Unternehmens der königlichen Gesellschaft der Wissenschaften zu Göttingen, 2), 116. 
Richard, M.: Inventaire des manuscrits grecs du British Museum, I: Fonds Sloane, Additional, Egerton, Cottonian et Stowe, Paris 1952 (Publications de l’institut de recherche et d’histoire des textes, III), 81–82. 
Scrivener, H. A.: A Plain Introduction to the Criticism of the New Testament for the Use of Biblical Students, 2 vols, 4th edn, London 1894, vol. 1, 262 (nr. 612). 
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