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    Nitriti come segni profetici: cavalli fatidici a Bisanzio (XI-XIV sec.).Salvatore Costanza - 2009 - Byzantinische Zeitschrift 102 (1):1-24.
    In the later Byzantine age, historical sources mention many examples of prophecies concerning Chremetismomancy, the divination by horses' neighs. As far as we know, however, we have no earlier documents about this practice from ancient or from medieval Greece. Under the Komnenoi and Palaiologoi, to the contrary, important prophetic neighs are quoted by Anna Komnene, by Niketas Choniates and Nikephoros Gregoras. Wonders which were worked by neighing horses are of very great political consequence, relating to crucial moments such as an (...)
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    Due incipit Palmomantici Bizantini.Salvatore Costanza - 2008 - Byzantinische Zeitschrift 100 (2):605-623.
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    Un trattato bizantino di omoplatoscopia (atheniensis, bibliotheca nationalis 1493, ff. 155v-159r).Salvatore Costanza - 2012 - Byzantion 82:57-78.
    In the Late Byzantine period particular attention was paid to various kinds of foreseeing the future. That is why so many treatises on divination have been copied and transmitted to us – among other things the handbooks on divining from a lamb’s shoulder blade. This method originally goes back to a foreign tradition. We present the edition of an anonymous treatise in Ms. Atheniensis, Bibliotheca Nationalis 1493, which is ascribed to Turkish wisdom. We subsequently make a comparison with Psellus’ contribution (...)
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  4. Una versione bizantina e una metafrasi neogreca dello Ps.-Melampo De naevis.Salvatore Costanza - 2013 - Byzantion 83:83-102.
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