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By Alice-Mary Talbot, Anthony Kaldellis, Cyril Mango, Tassos Papacostas, Michael Grunbart, Christopher MacEvitt, Lynda Garland, Michael Decker, Christopher Lightfoot, Alan Walmsley, Olga Karagiorgou

This most up-to-date quantity of Dumbarton Oaks Papers focuses partly on literary and historic texts: historicism in Byzantine suggestion and literature; the Chronicle of Matthew of Edessa, encompassing the 1st campaign and the Armenian diaspora; and a reappraisal of the satirical prose paintings Mazaris’s trip to Hades. The historical past and structure of the Cypriot Monastery of Saint John Chrysostomos at Koutsovendis occupy a long and informative bankruptcy, which additionally incorporates a first version of the “Letter of Nikon of the Black Mountain to the Founder George.” the quantity additionally includes chosen papers from the 2005 Dumbarton Oaks symposium at the archaeological facts for payment styles in Anatolia and the Levant among 500 and one thousand.

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12 contains no further information about the ktetor. Darrouzes, "Le mouvement dations monastiques au Xle des fon siecle," TM 6 (1976): 159-76, and, for the concomitant monu building activity, C. Mango, "Les ments de l'architecture du Xle siecle et leur signification historique (1976): 352-55. 13 Extracts were published by A. in Opisanie liturgicheskich Dmitrievskii rukopisei, khraniashchikhsia v bibliotekach pravoslavnago vostoka (Petrograd, 1917), 3:121-27. The lack ofmarginal notes, nor mally so common inmanuscripts from Cyprus, may suggest that itwas little used.

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C. On Cyprus in themiddle Byzantine period, see G. Hill, A History ofCyprus (Cambridge, The 1940), 1: 295-321; C. Galatariotou, Making ofa Saint: The Life, Times, and ofNeophytos theRecluse (Cambridge, 1991), 40-67; C. Mango, "Chypre, carrefour du monde byzantin," Sanctification mer, Poitiers-Lusignan 20-24 octobre 1993: Auditorium duMusee Sainte-CroixPoitiers (Poitiers, 1995), 67-77; A. ), Etudes Balkaniques, Cahiers Pierre Belon 5 (Paris, 1998), 11-32; and T. Papacostas, "Byzantine Cyprus: The of Its Churches, 650-1200" Testimony (D.

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