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Ioannis Canani de Constantinopolitana obsidione relatio : a critical edition, with English translation, introduction, and notes of John Kananos' account of the Siege of Constantinople in 1422

Author: Joannes Cananus; Andrea Massimo Cuomo
Publisher: Berlin : De Gruyter, [2016] ©2016
Series: Byzantinisches Archiv, Bd. 30.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This volume fills the need for a new critical edition and linguistic study of John Kananos' account of the siege of Constantinople in 1422. New research on the manuscriptshas produceda new stemma codicum and shown that the oldest witness of this narrative, Vat. gr. 579 (ff. 355r - 364v), was written in Constantinople and belonged to the prolific scribe Phlamules Kontostephanos, who also provided the copy with atitle  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Early works
History
Early works to 1800
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joannes Cananus; Andrea Massimo Cuomo
ISBN: 9781501510908 1501510908
OCLC Number: 934617482
Language Note: Includes text in Greek and translated into English.
Description: lxxiv, 100 pages, 6 pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm.
Series Title: Byzantinisches Archiv, Bd. 30.
Other Titles: De Constantinopolitana obsidione relatio
Responsibility: edited by Andreas Massimo Cuomo.

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Das Byzantinische Archiv ist die Begleitreihe derByzantinischen Zeitschrift und umfasst sowohl Monographien als auch Sammelbande. Es bietet ein Forum fur Editionen, Kommentare sowie vertiefende  Read more...

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