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Life of St. Basil the Younger

Egypt, Sinai, Mt., Monastery of St. Catherine, Sin.Slav.20/N (20/N)

Physical description

Material: Paper. Extent: 120 ff. The beginning of the MS is missing as well as some other folia.In 1 column, 20 lines per page.Red headings and initials.



Contains the Life of Basil the Younger, written by his disciple Gregory. The MS contains many marginal notes left by the scribe; in the inscription on f. 155 he claims that the MS was copied in Bulgaria during the reign of tsar Asen the Great, i.e. Ivan Alexander (1331-1371).