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Published: 19 July 2016

368 Pages

9.2 x 6.0 inches

ISBN: 9780198758259

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The Greek Historia Monachorum in Aegypto

Monastic Hagiography in the Late Fourth Century

Andrew Cain

Oxford Early Christian Studies

  • The first work in any language on the Greek Historia Monachorum in Aegypto.
  • Adopts a cross-disciplinary approach and incorporates insights from source criticism, stylistic and rhetorical analysis, literary criticism, and historical, geographical, and theological studies.
  • Passages under discussion are presented in their original Greek (and Latin) and are accompanied by a new English translation.