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 Gennadiou tou patriarchou epi tē halōsei tēs poleōs kai tē paraitēsei tēs archierosynēs
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‘Gennadius the Patriarch on the capture of the city and resignation from the archiepiscopate’

Gennadius II Scholarius

Date: Late summer or autumn 1454 (before October)

Original Language: Greek

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According to Blanchet, Scholarius wrote this work in his new official residence, the monastery of Theotokos Pammakaristos, in the late summer or autumn of 1454. It concerns the fall of Constantinople and his intention to resign as p…

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Todt, Klaus-Peter, “ Gennadiou tou patriarchou epi tē halōsei tēs poleōs kai tē paraitēsei tēs archierosynēs”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 600 - 1500, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 21 September 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/1877-8054_cmri_COM_25817>
First published online: 2010



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