Philada periechousa tas hieras euchas tou lychnikou kai tou orthrou : meta de kai tinōn euchōn anankaiōn tois hiereusi : manuscript.

Manuscript, Book
Modern Greek (1453-)
1 v (76 pages) : paper ; 195 x 130 (135 x 120) mm bound to 201 x 136 mm


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Summary note
Prayer book containing Orthodox worship services for morning Matins and evening Vespers, as well as wishes. Inscription on page 73 written by another hand reads: "Euchē tōn Kolyvōn. Andrōnikos Hierō Diakōn grapheas tēs anothen Euchēs Amēn." Inscription of a previous owner on the rear free endpaper dated 1932.
  • Ms. codex.
  • Title from p. 1 within decorative frame.
  • Physical description: 9 lines per page, 8vo. Manuscript is written in a Greek script, imitating typographic characters, in black ink by an anonymous hand; chapter headings and initial letters in red; catchwords; last page blank; lacks one leaf: pp. 9-10; approximately ten leaves are disbound. Includes table of contents on p. 73. Soiled.
Binding note
Manuscript is bound in 19th century half leather over original hard boards; heavily worn.
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 2013-57.
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