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Pseudo-Dōrotheos of Monemvasia
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The authorship of the Vivlion historikon has not yet been established. Although its editor, the Greek merchant Apostolos Tzigaras from Ioannina (d. 1637), attributes it to a certain Dōrotheos, Metropolitan of Monemvasia, it has been observed that no metropolitan of this name ever existed. Some authors assert that the work wa…

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Păun, Radu G., “Pseudo-Dōrotheos of Monemvasia”, in: Christian-Muslim Relations 1500 - 1900, General Editor David Thomas. Consulted online on 18 October 2019 <>

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