Vatican, Biblioteca Apostolica, Ottob. gr. 1

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Physical description: parchment, 27.5 × 21.3 cm, 373 fols., 2 col.

Language: Greek

Date: 11th/12th cent.

Provenance: unknown

Contents:

Acts of Thomas (CANT 245; fols. 9r–54r)

Acts of Andrew and Matthias (CANT 236; fols. 67v–107r)

Acts of John by Pseudo-Prochorus (CANT 218; fols. 262v–268v)

Passion of the Holy Apostles Peter and Paul (Pseudo-Marcellus) (CANT 193.2; fols. 273v–287r)

Dormition of the Virgin (CANT 101; fols. 291r–295v)

Apocalypse of the Virgin (CANT 327; fols. 301r–306r)

Additional contents: hagiographa, works of John Chrysostom, Gregory of Nazianzenus, Eusebius of Alexandria, and others.

Catalogs:

Feron, Ernest and Fabiano Battaglini. Codices manuscripti graeci Ottoboniani Bibliothecae Vaticanae descripti praeside Alphonso cardinali Capecelatro. Vatican City: Biblioteca Apostolica Vaticana, 1893 (pp. 1–6).

Ehrhard, Albert. Uberlieferung und Bestand der hagiographischen und homiletischen Literatur der griechischen Kirche von den Anfängen bis zum Ende des 16. Jahhunderts. 3 vols. TU 50–52. Leipzing: Hinrichs, 1937–1952 (vol. 1, p. 293–98).

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Entry created by Tony Burke, York University (tburke@yorku.ca), 29 August 2017.