Type 3420
(formerly typ/1556)

Αἴγυπτον ἄρδει Νεῖλος, ἀλλὰ τὴν κτίσιν
λόγοις κατάρδει καὶ θανὼν Νεῖλος μέγας.
Title(s) Τοῦ Μυτυληναίου
Text source A. Bandini, 1764, Catalogus codicum manuscriptorum Bibliothecae Mediceae Laurentianae (vol. 1), Florence: 420
Text status Text completely known
Editorial status Not a critical text
Genre(s) Author-related epigram
Person(s)
Poet
Christophoros of Mytilene < Lesbos < Greece - PBW: Christophoros/13102/
Metre(s) Dodecasyllable
Subject(s)
Tag(s) Praise of the author
Translation(s) Nilus Canopum, maior hic fonte ingeni
Orbem universum et mortuus Nilus rigat.
Language: Latin
A. Bandini, 1764, Catalogus codicum manuscriptorum Bibliothecae Mediceae Laurentianae (vol. 1), Florence: 420
Bibliography
Number of verses 2
Occurrence(s)
Acknowledgements
Contributor(s)
Identification Vassis ICB 2005, 18: "In s. Nilum asc. (Nov. 12)"
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Last modified: 2020-02-18.