Type 5530
(formerly typ/3585)

Θανὼν μάκαρ ζῇς, τοῦτο τῆς ἀσαρκίας.
Γραφεὶς πάλιν, ζῇς· τοῦτο τῆς εὐτεχνίας.
Ἀλλ’ οὐχὶ καὶ πνεῖς, τοῦτο τῆς ἀσιτίας·
Καὶ θαῦμα πῶς ζῶν οὐδὲ μικρὸν γοῦν πνέεις.
Title(s) Εἰς εἰκόνα τοῦ μεγάλου Χρυσοστόμου
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
Identification Vassis ICB 2005, 329: "Manuel Philes, In imaginem s. Ioannis Chrysostomi"
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Last modified: 2019-05-22.