Type 6323
(formerly typ/4278)

Πάνυ πέφυκεν ὠφέλιμος ἡ βίβλος·
ταύτην μετελθὼν καλὸν εὑρήσεις πλοῦτον.
Title(s) Ad libri lectores
Text source G. Parpulov, 2014, Toward a History of Byzantine Psalters, Plovdiv: 77
Text status Text completely known
Editorial status Not a critical text
Genre(s) Reader-related epigram
Metre(s) Dodecasyllable
Translation(s) This book is thoroughly rewarding:
read closely, and you will strike pure gold!
Language: English
I. Toth 2018, Introduction II. Modern Encounters with Byzantine Texts and their Reading Publics, in T. Shawcross, I. Toth (eds.), Reading in the Byzantine Empire and Beyond, Cambridge, 37-50: 42
Number of verses 2
Occurrence(s) [24246] Πάνυ πέφυκεν ὠφέλιμος ἡ βίβλος
PATMOS - Mone tou Hagiou Ioannou tou Theologou 215 (f. 356v)
(2 verses)
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Last modified: 2020-03-09.