Type 5388
(formerly typ/3423)

Ἄν ἐξ ὕλης γράφωσι καὶ τοὺς ἀγγέλους,
τί καινὸν εἰ γράφουσι καὶ σὲ ταῖς ὔλαις;
Εἰ δ᾽ οὐχὶ καὶ πτέρυγας ἀγγέλου φέρεις,
μάλιστα νικᾷς ἐξ ὕλης τοὺς ἀγγέλους.
Title(s) Ἕτεροι
Editorial status Critical text
Genre(s) Author-related epigram
Manuel Philes (1275-1345) - PLP: XII.29817
Metre(s) Dodecasyllable
Subject(s) John Chrysostom (saint)
Tag(s) Praise of the author
Number of verses 4
Related type(s) [5875] Ἄνευ ὕλης γράφουσι καὶ τοὺς ἀγγέλους (12 verses)
Identification Vassis ICB 2005, 50: "Manuel Philes, In imaginem s. Ioannis Chrysostomi"
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Last modified: 2019-05-22.