The James Catalogue of Western Manuscripts

Shelfmark O.1.4
Alternative Title

Joh Glycae Syntaxis

James Number 1028
Date Cent. xvi, 1545.
Century 16th
Physical Description

20 lines to a page.


Part of the Gale collection, given to T.C.C. by Roger Gale in 1738. C. 43. No. 174.

Donor Gale, Roger (1672-1744), Antiquary
Size (cm) 21.5 x 15.5
Folio 50 ff.
Material Paper
Language Greek

16 26 38-68 76: blank flyleaves.

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f.1 Two titles.
(1) Περὶ συντάξεως Ἀνωνύμου.
(2) Του̑ πατριάρχου κυρίου ΄Iωάννου του̑ γλυκέως περὶ ὀρθότητος συντάξεως
΄H του̑ λόγου χρῆσις εὕρηται μὲ ἢ μᾶλλον τοῖς άνθρώποις δέδοται παρὰ θεου̑ τῆς άναγκαίας κοινωνίας ἕνεκα.
There are marginal corrections by more than one hand.
Ends f.50b
ποθητὰ δικαίως ἂν αῖτοῖς καὶ εἴη καὶ νομείζοιτο.
ἐν χίω του̑ αφμεου ἔτους ἑκατομβαιω̑νος ἔνη καὶ νέα.
The author John Glycas was Patriarch of Constantinople from 1316-1320. The text was edited by Albert Jahn, Bern. 1849.


Donnet, D., , 'Jean Glykys, De la correction syntaxique: inventaire probable d'histoire du texte', in Revue d'histoire des textes 11 (1981), 81-97

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