Stoicheiōsis theologikē : proparaskeuastikē tēs Dogmatikēs theologias / syngrapheisa para tou aoidimou Grēgoriou Saraphē tou Kydōnieōs.

Saraphēs, Grēgorios, 1780-1822 [Browse]
Manuscript, Book
Modern Greek (1453-)
1 v. ([1-12], 1-126 pages) : paper ; 230 x 168 (195 x 120) mm. bound to 240 x 176 mm.


Summary note
Consists of a compilation of 19 chapters of elements of theology by Grēgorēs Saraphēs, aka Geōrgios, an important representative of Greek Enlightenment, born in Ayvalık (Balıkesir İli, Turkey).
  • Ms. codex.
  • Physical description: 28-33 lines per page; last quire (pp. 111-126) inserted in mid 19th-century; the manuscript is written by two different hands (the first of early 19th-century discernible on pp. 1-98 of the main text and the second in mid 19th-century visible on pp. [3] (title), [5]-[6] (preface), [7]-[9] (table of contents), and pp. 98-126; pagination and some additions by a modern hand; without signatures; pp. 38-39 are blank; former owner's penciled inscription on first leaf reads: "Ek tōn tou papa Athanasiou ephēmeriou tēs en Kydōniais katō Pa/nagias"; stamp on pp. [1] and [3] reads: "Vivliothēkē Geōrgiou V. Parapanhidē"; notes on pp. 117- 119. The preface is signed by the editor of the manuscript, S.A. Vyzantios.
Binding note
Bound in an early 19th-century brown leather (slightly) worn, decorated in blind.
Language note
Source acquisition
Purchase: Acquired with matching funds provided by the Program in Hellenic Studies with the support of the Stanley J. Seeger Hellenic Fund. AM 2013-9.
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