Metropolitan Athanasy and Psaltir of 1568

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Usachev A.S.

Metropolitan Athanasy and Psaltir of 1568


In article the question of participation of metropolitan Athanasy (1564—1566) in Psaltiri's edition of 1568 is considered. Is established that he together with the tsar no later than May, 1566 enjoined to create printing house, but he had no relation direct to the edition of the book. It was published at the age of the metropolitan Kirill (1568—1572). Article is based on a material of epilogs to the first Russian printed books, chronicles and other sources


Sources, book culture, old printing book, source study, textual criticism, Church history, Russian history, 16th century, metropolitan Athanasy

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Usachev Andrey Sergeevich - professor of the department of History and Theory of Historical Science of the Faculty of History, Political Science and Law of the Institute for History and Archives of the Russian State University for the Humanities, PhD in History, Moscow; 8-917-540-43-79; This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

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