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The Resource Descriptio Sanctae Sophiae. Descriptio Ambonis

Descriptio Sanctae Sophiae. Descriptio Ambonis

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Descriptio Sanctae Sophiae. Descriptio Ambonis
Title
Descriptio Sanctae Sophiae. Descriptio Ambonis
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
grc
Summary
The two poems Descriptio S. Sophiae and Descriptio Ambonis of Paul the Silentiary, composed for the inauguration (562 AD) of the church of St. Sophia (Istanbul) after its partial rebuilding, are an invaluable source for the history of Byzantine arts and a beautiful piece of late Greek poetry. Silentiary's poems respectively describe the church and its (now lost) pulpit. The Descriptio S. Sophiae also contains a lavish praise of emperor Justinian and of the patriarch Eutichius. De Stefani's edition is based on a collation of the witness of the text, Heid. Pal. gr. 23, and takes into accoun
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
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Silentiarius, Paulus
Dewey number
881/.02
Index
no index present
LC call number
PA4263.P7
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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De Stefani, Claudio
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  • Greek poetry
  • Byzantium
  • Byzanz
  • Greek Poetry
  • Hagia Sophia
  • Justinian
  • Paul the Silentiary
  • Paulus Silentiarius
  • PHILOSOPHY
  • Greek poetry
Label
Descriptio Sanctae Sophiae. Descriptio Ambonis
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
HOC VOLVMINE CONTINENTVR; Praefatio; Conspectus siglorum; Conspectus librorum; Descriptio Sanctae Sophiae; Descriptio Ambonis; Codicis Palatini ortographia et menda leviora; Index locorum similium et in apparatu laudatorum; Index verborum
Control code
723945554
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (212 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110239072
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)723945554
Label
Descriptio Sanctae Sophiae. Descriptio Ambonis
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
HOC VOLVMINE CONTINENTVR; Praefatio; Conspectus siglorum; Conspectus librorum; Descriptio Sanctae Sophiae; Descriptio Ambonis; Codicis Palatini ortographia et menda leviora; Index locorum similium et in apparatu laudatorum; Index verborum
Control code
723945554
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (212 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783110239072
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)723945554

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