Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Unknown Manuscript of Novgorod First Chronicle Discovered in Berlin
21.03.2008 12:35
Unknown Manuscript of Novgorod First Chronicle Discovered in Berlin

Researchers of the History Faculty of Saint Petersburg State University have found an unknown copy of Novgorod First Chronicle in the Manuscript Department of the State Library of Berlin.
      
      "This manuscript is unique for the fact that it contains excerpts, which had been lost in all other Chronicle copies found before" - said Alexander Mayorov, Doctor of History and Head of Museology Department of History Faculty in St. Petersburg University.
      
      Dr Mayorov emphasized that the found manuscript with the ornate cursive writing on 169 sheets completely reproduces the ancient text of Novgorod First Chronicle and has no visible damages.
      
      The Novgorod First Chronicle is considered one of the oldest monuments of Russian writing of annals.
      
      Source: lenta.ru


Tags:      

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:








Comment on our site


RSS   twitter      submit



TAGS:
Russian tourism  Russian designers  Twitter  Russian aviation  International Music Humour Festival  Penza  Russian scientists  Russian economy  Tyumen  Voronezh   Russian theatres  Tomsk  Moscow  Moscow Transportation  Dagestan  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Yaroslavl   Masha and the Bear  security  Sotheby's  Elbrus  Ecological Disaster  protest actions  Vladislav Surkov  Vladislav Galkin  email service  International Young European Film Festival VOICES  Russian business  St. Petersburg  My Russia  Dmitri Shorin  Russian science  Russian Cinema  Vologda  Arctic  Arts and Crafts  humanities in Russia  Russian businessmen  Russian Standard Bank  Exhibitions in Moscow  Power Plants  Nizhny Novgorod  Russian actors  plagiarism  K. S. Stanislavsky and Vl. I. Nemirovich-Danchenko Moscow Academic Musical Theater  Sokolniki Park  US-Russia reset  Russian cuisine  Russian journalists  Belorussky Railway 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites