This book contains a critical edition of 27 chapters of Semeioseis gnomikai, a collection of 120 essays by the Byzantine statesman and scholar Theodore Metochites (1270-1332). Four volumes are eventually planned.
Partial contents include: The Manuscripts-Paris, Venice, Escorial. The Muller and Kiessling edition. Text, translation, notes. The antithesis of philosophy & rhetoric. Semeioseis gnomikai-brief description, models, parallels. Beck on the nature of the Semeioseis, The preface-titles, aporia. Purpose. Poem 12. Nikephoros Gregoras, Letter 23. Metochites on prose style. Bibliography. Index of passages. Index of Greek words. Index of Greek names.
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Book Description Ponsen & Looijen, Wageningen [Netherlands], 1964. orig. wrappers. 23x15cm, (97) pp., Pagination runs 167-264. Universiteit van Amsterdam doctoral thesis. Light corner bump. Minor wear. VG. Bookseller Inventory # 029565