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Ms. Codex 139 Manual of Greek Orthodox Canon Law
TitleManual of Greek Orthodox Canon Law
- Orthodox Eastern Church Orthodox Eastern Church
Call numberMs. Codex 139
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)
- bibid: 1551764
PublisherThe University of Pennsylvania Libraries
Written in Venice, circa 1800.
- circa 1800
Manual of Greek Orthodox canon law. Includes a fragmentary index or table of contents on the first 13 f. (numbered p. 4-5, 8-29, [30-31]); two leaves are missing).
- Ms. codex.
- Title supplied by cataloger (Zacour-Hirsch).
Extent204 leaves : 207 x 153 (141 x 105) mm. bound to 215 x 164 mm
FoliationPaper, i + 202 + i; [i], 5, 8-29, [ii], 1-373, [vii]; contemporary or near-contemporary pagination in ink; [1-404], modern pagination in pencil, upper outer corners.
BindingContemporary parchment. Cover shows traces of a text; the cover may be a palimpsest, or else the text may have been transferred from another manuscript which was pressed up against the cover and got wet. Much staining, probably from water. Some oxidation of ink. Several worm holes. Some leaves torn. First extant folio badly stained and damaged; some text partly obliterated. Cover slightly warped.
- Acquired, 1953.
- Orthodox Eastern Church
- Canon law--Orthodox Eastern Church
- Manuscripts, Greek--18th century
- Manuscripts, European
Inside front cover
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