Occurrence 23186
(formerly occ/7084)

+ τοῦ σοφωτάτου μοναχοῦ κυροῦ Μαξίμου | τοῦ Πλανούδη. στίχοι ἡρωϊκοὶ | εἰς τὸν πίνακα τῆς γεωγραφί(ας) | κλαυδίου πτολεμαίου. +
 
Ἢν ἐθέλης ὁράαν με, πεπηγόσιν ὄμμασι μ’ ἄθρει·
ἑβδομὰς ἡ κλιμάτων γὰρ ἀεὶ δοκέουσα κινεῖσθαι,
οἷά τε κύκλος καὶ βλέφαρον σέο συμπεριάξει.
ἐκτὸς ἐμοῦ θήσει δε. καὶ ἔμπαλιν ἐς πόνον ἥξεις.
Type(s) [5791] Ἢν ἐθέλῃς ὁράᾳν με, πεπηγόσιν ὄμμασί μ’ ἄθρει (4 verses)
Text source DBBE
Text status Text completely known
Date 1376-1425
Manuscript LONDON - British Library - Burney 111 [1376-1425]
Place in Manuscript f. 2v
Palaeographical information Title, initial and punctuation at the end of each verse are written in red ink.
Contextual information The epigram is the first in a series of four that precede Ptolemy's Geography.
Metre(s) Dactylic hexameter
Genre(s) Reader-related epigram
Subject(s) Claudius Ptolemy (2nd c.)
Image source(s) http://www.bl.uk/manuscripts/Viewer.aspx?ref=burney_ms_111_f002v
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Number of verses 4
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