Type 6889
(formerly typ/4791)

Ὄλβιά σοι τὰ πρῶτα, τὰ δ' αὖ μέσα φεῦ ὀδυνηρά,
ὕστατα δ' εὐλογίην ἔσχον ἀγωνοθέτου·
ἐσθλὰ δ' ἅπαντα μάλιστα, ἐπεί γε τὰ ὕστατα ἐσθλά,
ἔμπνοε καρτερίης στήλη, Ἰὼβ πολύτλα.
Title(s) Εἰς τὸν Ἰώβ. ἡρωελεγεῖα.
Text source M. De Groote, 2012, Christophori Mitylenaii Versuum Variorum Collectio Cryptensis, Turnhout: 43
Text status Text completely known
Editorial status Critical text
Genre(s) Reader-related epigram
Christophoros of Mytilene < Lesbos < Greece - PBW: Christophoros/13102/ - RGK: - VGH: - PBE: - PLP: - PMBZ:
Metre(s) Elegiacs
Subject(s) Job
Number of verses 4
Occurrence(s) [25799] ὄλβιά σοι τὰ πρῶτα· τὰ δ' αὖ μέσα φεῦ ὀδυνηρά [14th c.]
ROME - Biblioteca Vallicelliana B 53 (Martini 12) [1291-1300] (f. 36r)
(4 verses)

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Identification Vassis ICB 2005, 521: "Christoph. Mytilenaeus, In Iobum"
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Last modified: 2020-04-23.