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Published: 01 June 2016

272 Pages | 3 black and white illustrations

5-3/4 x 8-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9781781382820

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A Tale of Two Saints

The Martyrdoms and Miracles of Saints Theodore 'the Recruit' and 'the General'

First Edition

Translated with Commentary by John Haldon

Liverpool University Press

Translated Texts for Byzantinists LUP

  • Five important and hitherto untranslated hagiographical texts of the early-middle Byzantine period
  • Detailed historical introduction and analysis
  • Hagiographical tradition set firmly in historical and geographical context
  • Latest archaeological fieldwork and evidence for the original centre of the cult of St. Theodore