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A Pilgrim's Account of Cyprus: Bars'kyj's Travels in Cyprus (Sources for the History of Cyprus)

A Pilgrim's Account of Cyprus: Bars'kyj's Travels in Cyprus (Sources for the History of Cyprus)

By: Vasyl Hryhoro (author), Alexander D. Grishin (translator), Paul W. Wallace (editor), Andreas G. Orphani (editor)Paperback

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Vasyl Hryhorovyc-Bars'kyj was an eighteenth century traveller who documented his journeys around Cyprus. His accounts are incredibly detailed and describe churches, monasteries and religious life on the island. He wrote as an insider, despite originating from Kiev; his primary interest being that of the Orthodox religious life that he found on the island.

About Author

Professor Alexander Grishin is based at the ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences and has been published extensively and prolifically in his research areas of nineteenth and twentieth century contemporary art, medieval and Byzantine art, Russian art, art theory and curation. He has written many publications on the travels of Byzantine monk Bars'kyj.


Acknowledgments List of Plates Introduction First Visit to Cyprus: September 19 and 20, 1726 Second Visit to Cyprus: between April 26 and July 18, 1727 Third Visit to Cyprus: between July 17 and july 24, 1730 Fourth Visit to Cyprus: between September 1734 and August 13, 1736 Selected Bibliography Index Plates

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780965170437
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 114
  • ID: 9780965170437
  • ISBN10: 0965170438

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