Occurrence 19298
(formerly occ/2759)

Ἤκουσας ἤκουσας ἔτη πολλὰ πάλαι·
νικῶν· διδοὺς· εὐεργετῶν· τὰ σὰ φίλα·
πάντα τὲ πράττων, ἃ θ(ε)ῶ φίλον βλέπειν·
ψυχὴ μεγάλη καὶ τρόποις χρηστοῖς πάνυ·
οὐ μεῖον εἰσέπειτ᾽ ἀκούσεις πλειστάκις,
εὐχὰς· χάριν τούτων ἅ γράφεις ἐκ πόθου·
ἐν τῆδε βίβλω τῆ κεχαριτωμένη,
βασιλέων ἄριστε δόξα σοῦ γένους:+
Type(s) [3408] Ἤκουσας, ἤκουσας ἔτη πολλὰ πάλαι (8 verses)
Text source DBBE
Text status Text completely known
Date 14th c.
Manuscript FLORENCE - Biblioteca Medicea Laurenziana (BML) - Plut. 8, Cod. 8 [14th c.]
Place in Manuscript f. 379r
Palaeographical information The first letter is in red ink. Written in two columns, to be read horizontally.
Contextual information The poem is part of a series of four book epigrams, written in the same folio.
Metre(s) Dodecasyllable
Genre(s) Author-related epigram
Subject(s) Ioannes VI Kantakouzenos (1292-1383) - PLP: V.10973
Image source(s) http://teca.bmlonline.it/ImageViewer/servlet/ImageViewer?idr=TECA0000102061&keyworks=plut.08.08#page/767/mode/1up
Bibliography
Number of verses 8
Acknowledgements
Transcriber(s)
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