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Published: 03 January 2017

384 Pages | 1 illus.

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780198785194

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The Canons of Our Fathers

Monastic Rules of Shenoute

Bentley Layton

Oxford Early Christian Studies

  • First publication of an important ancient text that sheds light on ancient monastic practices
  • Text accompanied by informative social historical discussion
  • Text translated by a leading expert in Coptic language