Historiography of Ottoman Europe

[Coislin 316]

Publication Type
Manuscript
Language
Modern Greek
Extend
163 ff.
Place
Constantinople (?)
Date
15th-16th century
Description
1) Paraspondylos Zotikos – Διήγησις… Βάρνας (“Account... on the [battle] of Varna”) – ff. 1-12v; 2) Konstantinos Hermoniakos (Κωνσταντῖνος Ἑρμονιακός) – 14th century paraphrase of the Iliad, commissioned by the Despot of Epirus and composed in Greek vernacular language – ff. 21v-27r, 28-163); 3) Verses on the death of Michael Kantakouzenos – f. 27v.
Library
  • Bibliothèque Nationale de France | Coislin 316
Other Literature
URI
http://gallica.bnf.fr/ark:/12148/btv1b11000095v
Last Seen
2018-04-09
Notes
The manuscript was bought by Georgios Davilas of Chios, on 2 April 1597, when Meletios Pigas acted as Patriarch of Constantinople (ff. 12v-13).
Keywords
Paraspondylos Zotikos , battle of Varna , Konstantinos Hermoniakos , paraphrase of the Iliad , Despot of Epirus , Greek vernacular , Michael Kantakouzenos , Georgios Davilas , Meletios Pigas , Patriarch of Constantinople
Geographic Keywords
Chios
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