Occurrence 22956
(formerly occ/6847)

+εἴ σε ποθὴ κατέχει, κλεινοῦ πτολεμαίου βίβλον
ἐκμαθέειν ἀνέρος, οὗ δὴ μέγα ἔπλετο κῦδος
ἀμφὶ θεωρίης ἄστρων οὐρανιώνων,
μὴ σύ γε τήνδε παραδραμέειν ἐθελήσειας βίβλον.+
Type(s) [5630] Εἴ σε ποθὴ κατέχει, κλεινοῦ Πτολεμαίου βίβλον (4 verses)
Text source DBBE
Text status Text completely known
Date 1401-1450
Manuscript VIENNA - Österreichische Nationalbibliothek (ÖNB) - suppl. gr. 75 [1401-1450]
Place in Manuscript f. 234r
Palaeographical information The text is written in the top of f. 234r in two columns and is read horizontally.
Metre(s) Dactylic hexameter
Genre(s) Author-related epigram
Subject(s) Claudius Ptolemy (2nd c.)
Comment The Epigram precedes the text of the Commentary on Ptolemy's work on Mathematics.
Image source(s) http://digital.onb.ac.at/RepViewer/viewer.faces?doc=DTL_2743137
Number of verses 4

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