Occurrence 23568
(formerly occ/7499)

ἴσθι τουτὶ ἄν(θρωπ)ε ὄργανον θεῖον,
καλλικέλαδον τῶν συρηνίων μᾶλλον· ||
νοῦν πρὸς ὕψος ἕλκοντα καὶ θεωρί(αν),
ἄφατον τερπνὴν μυστικὴν εὐοδίαν,
προλήψεις παθῶν ἀποσοβῶν διώκων,
ἔνθουν ἀπαθέστατον ὑφ’ ἡδονῆς δεικνύων:++
Type(s) [6059] Ἴσθι τουτὶ ἄνθρωπε ὄργανον θεῖον (6 verses)
Text source DBBE (Inspection of a reproduction of the manuscript)
Text status Text completely known
Date 15th c.
Manuscript OXFORD - Bodleian Library - Barocci 194 [15th c.]
Place in Manuscript f. 48r-48v
Palaeographical information Initial in red ink. Written in two columns, to be read horizontally.
Metre(s) Dodecasyllable
Genre(s) Text-related epigram
Subject(s) Psalter
Comment Part of a cycle of epigrams that will be published by some members of the DBBE team.
Image source(s)
Number of verses 6
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