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Published: 27 November 2014

424 Pages


ISBN: 9780198714903

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Nonnus of Panopolis

Paraphrasis of the Gospel of John XI

Edited by Konstantinos Spanoudakis

Oxford Early Christian Texts

  • Provides a fresh Greek text and facing English translation, with Introduction and a thorough line-by-line commentary on chapter XI (The Resurrection of Lazarus)
  • Takes into account recent evolutions in the study of late antique literature
  • Offers in depth of analysis of literary, theological, and philosophical aspects of the Paraphrasis
  • Examines the employment of classical heritage in rewriting John's Gospel