A catalogue of Armenian Manuscripts at the Bodleian Libraries

MS. Arm. f. 6

Oriental Manuscripts


David the Philosopher, A.D. 1334.

f. 2
Language(s): Armenian

This treatise (in 21 or 22) chapters is an introduction to the study of philosophy, and consists of a refutation of the four objections raused by Pyrrhonism against philosophy. Extracts of this work in Greek text are published by Brandis. Further pieces include: Omnia Mala; Isagoge of Porphyry; Letter of Aristotle to Kind Alexander about the Cosmos.

Physical Description

Form: codex
Dimensions (leaf): 6.75" × 4.75" × 2" in.



Written in Bolorgir script


Origin: 1334

Record Sources

Manuscript description based on: Baronian, Sukias, Rev.; Conybeare, F. C. (Frederick Cornwallis); Catalogue of the Armenian manuscripts in the Bodleain Library; Oxford, at the Clarendon Press 1918


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