Occurrence 25632
(formerly occ/9664)

ἄπταιστος οὕτως ἐστιν ὁ στίχος, φίλε·
ἐπιστολῆς ἐνθάδε τῆς πρώτης τέλος
Type(s) [6819] Ἄπταιστος οὕτως ἐστιν ὁ στίχος, φίλε (2 verses)
Text source S. Mercati 1970, Ritrattamento di un trimetro giambico non prosodico nel codice Vaticano-Barberino Greco 552, in S. Mercati (ed.), Collectanea Byzantina (vol. 1), Bari, 621-622: 622
Text status Text completely known
Date 11th-12th c.
Manuscript VATICAN CITY - Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana - Barb. gr. 552 [11th-12th c.]
Place in Manuscript f. 4r
Contextual information The epigram occurs the end of John Chrysostom's Homily 11 on First Thessalonians. It is written in the margin of another epigram denoting the ending of John Chrysostom's Homily.
Metre(s) Dodecasyllable
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Comment The epigram playfully corrects the epigram next to which it occurs, which consisted of the following prosodically incorrect verse: 'ἐνθάδε τέλος ἐπιστολῆς τῆς πρώτης'.
Number of verses 2
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