Type 3585
(formerly typ/1686)

Εὐκλεέος Γαληνοῖο μετὰ σοφίῃ τε λόγῳ τε
ἄνθεα δρεψάμενος πολυανθέος ἔξοχα τῆσδε
βίβλου ἐκ μεγάλης, ἐρικυδέος, ἀφθίτοιο,
ἴδει πόλλ᾽ ἐμόγησα τετήγμένος ἀμφὶ πόνοισι,
θῆκά τ᾽ αὐτὸς σαφέ᾽ ἐελδομένοισι μέροψιν.
Text status Text completely known
Editorial status Not a critical text
Genre(s) Author-related epigram
Metre(s) Dactylic hexameter
Subject(s) Galen of Pergamon < Asia Minor < Turkey (129 - 3rd c.)
Tag(s) Praise of the author
Translation(s) Galeni sapientia aeque ac eloquentia celebris
flores decerpens pulcriores ex hoc valde-florido
magno, praeclaro et immortali libro,
laboribus fessus sudore multo contabui,
idemque clare exposui cupientibus hominibus.
Language
Latin
Source(s)
E. Cougny, 1890, Epigrammatum Anthologia Palatina cum Planudeis et Appendice nova epigrammatum veterum ex libris et marmoribus ductorum (vol. 3), Paris: 329-328
Comment = Anth. Gr. Append. III.232
Bibliography
Number of verses 5
Occurrence(s) [19504] Εὐκλεέος γαληνοῖο μετά σοφίη τε λόγω τε [15th c.]
FLORENCE - Biblioteca Medicea Laurenziana (BML) - Plut. 75, Cod. 8 [15th c.] (f. 20r-20v)
(5 verses)
Acknowledgements
Contributor(s)
Identification Vassis ICB 2005, 265: "In librum cum operibus Galeni (Laur. 75.8)"
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