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Vienna, Österreichische Nationalbibliothek, Theol. Gr. 244


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  • Appr. Date: 16th c. (16th c.)
  • Genres: Secular poetry
  • Illustrations: No


Manolis Sklavos, The Catastrophe of Crete (Ἡ Συμφορὰ τῆς Κρήτης)

A poetic account of an earthquake that struck Crete in 1508. The ms. is a codex unicus for this text. It has been published several times.  Please see the bibliographical resources for the most recent edition (1955) and also Hunger’s catalogue (under the internet resources).

This work is not included in Pinakes.

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