Historiography of Ottoman Europe

Ἱστορικὸν τῶν ἐξ ἀρχῆς βασιλέων τουρκῶν

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Translated Title
History from the Beginning of the Turkish Emperors (English)
Persons
Anonymous
Author
Matthaios of Chios
Translator
Constantin Brâncoveanu | URL | URL | URL | VIAF | ISNI
Patron
Vyzantios, Michael
Editor
Publication Type
Manuscript
Language
Modern Greek
Date
1704
Description
Greek translation of an Ottoman history from Suleiman I “the Lawgiver” († 1566) to Mehmet IV († 1697). It was finished by Matthaios of Chios in August 1704, by orders of the Wallachian Prince Constantin Brâncoveanu († 1716); Michael Vyzantios “edited” the text. The manuscript also includes a “Narration on the island of Crete”.
Library
  • Biblioteca Academiei Române | ms. gr. 970, ff. 5-70r.
Other Literature
Secondary Literature
Keywords
Greek translation , Ottoman history , Suleiman I “the Lawgiver” († 1566) , Mehmet IV († 1697) , Constantin Brâncoveanu († 1716) , Michael Vyzantios , “Narration on the island of Crete”
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