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Copies of Filip Stanislavov’s Abagar (Rome, 1651)
Copies of Filip Stanislavov’s Abagar (Rome, 1651)

Author(s): Per Ambrosiani
Subject(s): Language studies, Language and Literature Studies, Theoretical Linguistics, Studies of Literature, Historical Linguistics, Bulgarian Literature, South Slavic Languages, Philology
Published by: Институт за литература - БАН

Summary/Abstract: The article discusses the currently available information on the extant copies of Filip Stanislavov’s Abagar, printed in Rome by the Propaganda Fide in 1651. Starting from Božidar Rajkov’s 1979 edition, which lists fifteen known copies and their presumed location, the article offers information on several copies that are not reported by Rajkov. These include copies in London, Paris, and Uppsala, the latter in the form of a scroll. In addition, the current location of most of the earlier known copies has been verified, and new information on a number of copies is presented: for example, the copy formerly located in Brussels is currently preserved at the Bibliothèque Diderot in Lyon, whereas the two German copies seem to have been lost.

  • Issue Year: 2015
  • Issue No: 14-15
  • Page Range: 63-71
  • Page Count: 9
  • Language: English