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Paris, Bibliothèque Nationale, gr. 1000


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  • Appr. Date: 14th c. (14th c.)
  • Genres: Varia
  • Illustrations: No


BnF Ancien fonds: Codex parisinus græcus 1000 (Colbertinus 5179; Regius 288(6?)).  Paper, fourteenth century, 275 (two hundred, sixty and fifteen) folios.  Classical & Christian miscellany: Gregory of Nyssa on the Beatitudes and Lord's Prayer; Leo the Wise; Marcus Antoninus; Hymn to the Virgin; epistles of Libanius, of Nicephorus Chumnus, and of Gregory of Nyssa; Manuel's palinode; Athanasius against the Macedonians; riddles in heroic verse; various works by Libanius and Pseudo-Libanius; various anonymous works (including one on Hercules' labors); Planudes' translation of Cicero's Dream of Scipio (TLG 4146.012); Lydus/Psellus; &c.

For details, see Omont in our Bibliography and our Online Resources (where we give links to two scans, one at Google Books and one at the National Library; the former is a convenient way to save the entire catalogue, the latter to save a single page).  Our link "BnF" goes to the Library's record for this manuscript.

Fol. 170v  Psellus, On the Genesis of Man (excerpts from John Lydus' Περὶ Μηνῶν 4.26 (Wünsch), wrongly attributed to Libanius; Iter Psellianum no. 1040 (CET.DISC.21; pp. 422-425)). Cf. also Parisini grr. 1310, 1346, 1720, 1766, 1788, 2229, 2892 [in Omont sub nom. Plinii], 2894, 3023, and Suppl. gr. 607A.

Fols. 197r-198r  Psellus, Περὶ ὁρισμοῦ τοῦ θανάτου Fols. 197r-198r  Psellus, Περὶ ὁρισμοῦ τοῦ θανάτου (in De omnif. doctr.; TLG 2702.011 & 2702.028; Iter Psellianum no. 843 (PHI.120; p. 298); PG 122.916-920). Westerink's edition is from Parisini grr. 1000, 1267, 2087 and Monacensis gr. 384 (Moore, p. 298).

In our Online Resources we give a link to the Google Books preview of Moore's invaluable book, though unfortunately the above pages are not included in the preview.