Historiography of Ottoman Europe

Ἱστορία περιέχουσα πάσας τὰς πράξεις καὶ ἀνδραγαθίες καὶ πολέμους τοῦ ἐκλαμπροτάτου Μιχαὴλ Βοηβόδα, ἀυθέντη Οὐγγροβλαχίας, Τρανσυλβανίας, Μολδοβίας, ὡς τὴν ἡμέραν τῆς τελευτῆς αὐτοῦ)

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Translated Title
The History containing all the deeds and the heroic deeds and wars of the illustrious voivode Michael, prince of Wallachia, Transylvania and Moldavia until the day of his death (English)
Persons
Temenos, Demetrios
Scribe
Palamidis, Georgios
Author
Publication Type
Codex
Language
Modern Greek
Date
1624
Place of Origin
Ostrih, at the court of prince Vasily Ostrozhski
Description
1 362 fifteenth-syllable verses in demotic Greek depicting the rise and fall of the Wallachian prince Michael the Brave (Mihai Viteazul; 1593-1601). According to the author, the poem was written in Ostrih, at the court of prince Vasily Ostrozhski, in December 1607.
Library
  • British Library | Harley MS 5573
Other Version
Secondary Literature
URI
http://www.bl.uk/manuscripts/FullDisplay.aspx?ref=Harley_MS_5573
Provenance
The codex was purchased for the Harleian Library from John Covel, D.D., on 27 February 1715/6.
Notes
ff. 1-42v
Keywords
Wallachia , Michael the Brave , Ostrih , Vasily Ostrozhski
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