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, Greek, Modern (), English, Book, Illustrated edition: Codex Sinaiticus and the Simonides affair: an examination of the nineteenth century claim that. Series: Analecta Vlatadon, No. In English. Cloth, 24 cm, pp. CONTENTS: PREFACE CODEX SINAITICUS SIMONIDES KALLINIKOS SIMONIDES THE. Get this from a library! Codex Sinaiticus and the Simonides affair: an examination of the nineteenth century claim that Codex Sinaiticus was not an ancient.

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Chris Pinto used George Merrill to document an undisputed factual point, the meeting of Tischendorf with the pope. This site uses cookies. Patriarchal Institute for Patristic Studies, Citations are based on reference standards.

And there is another MS. Farrer looked at all of that, let us review:: I merely note that in the history of scholarship there is this fascinating and bold figure who impressively passed off as genuine some fakes that fooled some people and obtained widespread attention in their time. According to Simonides himself, he could not have been more than fifteen years old inwhen he began the task, and it was shown that to have finished it at the time designated he must have written at least twenty thousand large and separate uncial letters every day, which was simply incredible.

Petersburg, where he was still active under an assumed name. Patriarchal Institute for Patristic Studies, c Language Greek, Modern English. I can say that it has a number of odd readings. Merrill documents how this is hardly the case. In this event, there may be a slight delay in shipping and possible variation in description.


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The odd combination of letter forms look to be from more than one style and period. Open to the public ; YY Sign up to receive offers and updates: But if you would go back and read Farrer more carefully, he tells us that thf was even controversy as to whether this person was real or another fake. It was a marvelous story, requiring the most colossal impudence, and yet so cunningly planned, so boldly supported, with the manual skill of its author so well known, that for a time it found credit affajr some quarters.

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English View all editions and formats. Glossary Some terminology that may be used in this description includes: Leatherbound, 29 cm, pp Treasures from the Monastery of St. WorldCat is the world’s largest library catalog, helping you find library materials online.

To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: At any rate, you write, While you could ask for more argumentation to be given contra Simonides, it does not help to give a weak group from Merrill, essentially discarded, at sinaitcius by the time of the James Anson Farrer study in Literary Forgeries. And the attempt to throw doubt on the existence of Kallinikos failed as completely as the attempt to dispose in the same way of Benedict….

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Master and use copy. And you really should read carefully the Farrer — Kallinikos material. So, I guess the lesson is that we always need to treat critically any new item; and the greater the claim for an item, the greater the critical scrutiny required and justified. Petersburg under tje assumed name. Cloth “Cloth-bound” generally refers to a hardcover book with cloth covering the outside of sijaiticus book covers.


Add a tag Cancel Be the first to add a tag simonidse this edition. Bible — Manuscripts Bible. He then unrolled with much apparent anxiety a few fragments of vellum, which bore an uncial text of most venerable appearance.

English View all editions and formats Rating: The most extraordinary performance of this Simonides was doubtless prompted by a spirit of revenge.

George E. Merrill on the Simonides Affair

Other suppliers National Library of Australia – Copies Direct The National Library may be able to supply you with a photocopy or electronic copy of all or part of this item, for a fee, depending on copyright restrictions. Elliott has written the Simonides afdair, full of primary-source references from the 19th century in a volume hard to find but fascinating: George Merrill brought nothing new to the table. You also may like to try some of these bookshopswhich may or may not sell this item.

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