In honouring the reminiscence of Nicolas Oikonomides the individuals supply a bunch of Greek texts and translations which replicate the huge pursuits of Byzantine authors and the numerous genres to which they committed their skills. inside of its pages one unearths an ekphrasis of Christopher of Mitylene, army speeches of Constantine VII, letters of Michael Psellos, an old narrative concerning Empress Helena and the discovering of the move, instructing texts, and a long educational guide, observed by means of a reprint of the unique Brill Greek textual content, on withstanding a siege.

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