The James Catalogue of Western Manuscripts

Shelfmark O.8.3
Manuscript Title


Alternative Title

Evangelia Graece

James Number 1378
Century 15th
Physical Description

21 lines to a page. With neat but not good pictures and ornaments. The hand very good. The Gospels. Each is preceded by a full-page picture of the Evangelist. The traditional types are well given: a coarse gold is used in the first two.


It is Evann. bb. in Scrivener's list, and was collated by him in 1862. He assigns it to cent. xii. It was collated by Mill. In Gregory's Prolegomena III. 2, p.480 it is no.66 (saec. xii or xiii). Marked D. 3. No. 384.

Size (cm) 23 x 15.5
Folio 282 ff.
Material Paper
Language Greek

In quires of eight leaves.

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f.ii Ἔκφρασις ἐν ἐπιστολὴ του̑ πίνακος του̑ κατὰ ἰωάννην ἁγίου εὐαγγελίου. ἀρχομένη ἀπὸ τῆ μεγάλ. κυριακ. του̑ πάσχα.
f.iib Πίναξ ἐμ ἐπιστολὴ του̑ ὕφους του̑ ἁγ. εὐαγγ. του̑ ὅλου ἐνιαυττου̑.
f.vii Kalendar
f.viib Εὐσέβιος Καρπιανω̑ (in red: the letter only, not the Canons)
Five blank leaves.


Hemmerdinger-Iliadou, D., 'Les citations évangéliques de l'Éphrem Grec', Byzantina 5 (1973), 313-93

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