Historiography of Ottoman Europe

Ἱστορία τοῦ αὐθέντου Μαυρογένου

Translated Title
History of Prince Mavrogheni (English)
Person
Agapie, Ioan [Ioannis Agapios (second half of the 18th century)]
Author
Publication Type
Codex
Description
168 Greek political verses on the controversial Wallachian Prince Nicolae Mavrogheni (1786-1789; † 1790). The author mocks the eulogies dedicated to the ruler by sycophants and satiricaly insists on the dark side of the things.
Library
  • Biblioteca Academiei Române | ms. rom. 118, ff. 42-45
  • Incipit:
    Εἰδα πολὰ προσόπατα χρήσιμα τιμημένα...
Keywords
Political verses , Phanariots , Nicolae Mavrogheni , satire
Geographic Keywords
Wallachia
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