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Moscow chronicle 1493

Nicholas Zharkikh

Moscow chronicle of 1493 refers to a type of abbreviated chronicles. It is believed that it had a common protograph with a reduced chronicle of 1495. It is used after publication of 1962 [Complete Collection of Russian Chronicles. Vol. 27. Nikanor chronicle. Abbreviated chronicles the end of the 15th century. – M.: ed. USSR Academy of Sciences, 1962, p. 161 – 294]. Chronicle preserved in several copies, the oldest of which belongs to mid-16 cent. This chronicle reviewed from the end of the 12th century.

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