Grammar Book, 1781.

Manuscript, Book
Modern Greek (1453-)
1 v. (69 leaves) : 22 x 17 cm.


Rare books genre
Getty AAT genre
Restrictions note
Open for research.
Summary note
Manuscript containing rules for Greek syntax. This a 18th-century manuscript written in Greek script in two columns, 25-27 lines a column. Title on fol. [2r], "Archē syn theō hagiō, tēs thematographias, eis ta rēmata / ta syntassomena meta aitiatikēs kata tous palaious"; headpiece in two colors on the same folio; initials in red and black color. Scribal note above the headpiece reads: "αψπα Phevrouariou kē. Ekama archēn eis ta themata"; there are no signatures, foliation or pagination; first and last leaf blank; on fol. [1v] there is an anonymous owner's note: "tauta ta themata edothēsan moi, para tou kyr Gavriēl / tou ek Vourla tou en Smyrnē." Manuscipt is bound in limp vellum binding; soiled and worn.
  • Ms. codex.
  • Title supplied by cataloger.
Source acquisition
Purchase: Acquired with matching funds provided by the Program in Hellenic Studies with the support of the Stanley J. Seeger Hellenic Fund. 2011. AM 2012-64.
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