The hypotyposis of the Monastery of the Theotokos Evergetis, Constantinople (11th-12th centuries) : introduction, translation and commentary (Book, 2012) [WorldCat.org]
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The hypotyposis of the Monastery of the Theotokos Evergetis, Constantinople (11th-12th centuries) : introduction, translation and commentary

Author: R H Jordan; Rosemary Morris; ebrary, Inc.
Publisher: Farnham, Surrey, England : Ashgate, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book forms part of the Evergetis Project, which aims to investigate all surviving texts associated with the Theotokos Evergetis Monastery near Constantinople (founded 1049). Together with an  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: R H Jordan; Rosemary Morris; ebrary, Inc.
OCLC Number: 1200907612
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. Palo Alto, Calif. : ebrary, 2011. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ebrary affiliated libraries.
Description: xvi, 313 p. : maps.
Contents: Contents: Preface; Introduction A: History: The Evergetis dossier; The history of the Evergetis monastery; The Evergetis and Byzantine monasticism in the 11th and 12th centuries. Introduction B: Administration and Life: The double hegoumenate; Monastic officers at the Evergetis; Status and possessions of the Evergetis; Liturgical practice at the Evergetis; Fasts, feasts and commemorations at the Evergetis; Reading and books at the Evergetis; Manuscript and book production: an Evergetis scriptorium. Introduction C: Text: The making of Paul's Typikon; Codex Atheniensis graecus 788; The final additions; Insertions in the Hypotyposis; The Hypotyposis: chapters and their titles; The Hypotyposis: an earlier structure; A Pauline Hypotyposis?; The influence of the Evergetis Hypotyposis; Exposition and hypotyposis for the life of the monks in the monastery of the most holy Theotokos Evergetis handed down by Timothy the monk and priest who became kathegoumenos after the founder of thesame monastery; Appendices; Glossary of monastic terms; Bibliography; Index.
Responsibility: R.H. Jordan and Rosemary Morris.

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'This long-awaited volume... will be required reading for all scholars of cenobitic monasteries in Byzantium.'Speculum'L'ouvrage est une indeniable reussite, qui tire profit ... des acquis d'un Read more...

 
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