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Gregory of Nazianzus, autobiographical poems

Author: Gregory, of Nazianzus Saint.; Carolinne White
Publisher: Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1996.
Series: Cambridge medieval classics, 6.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The autobiographical poems of Gregory of Nazianzus, fourth-century Father of the Greek Church, are remarkable not only for a highly individual picture of the Byzantine world but also for moments that are intimate, passionate and moving. This book contains Greek text and facing English translation of a selection from his one hundred or so surviving poems.
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Genre/Form: Autobiographical poetry
Poetry
Translations
Biography Poetry
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Gregory, of Nazianzus, Saint.
Gregory of Nazianzus, autobiographical poems.
Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1996
(OCoLC)607128670
Named Person: Gregory, of Nazianzus Saint; Gregory, of Nazianzus Saint; Gregory, of Nazianzus Saint.; Gregory, of Nazianzus Saint.
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Gregory, of Nazianzus Saint.; Carolinne White
ISBN: 0521472814 9780521472814 0521020913 9780521020916
OCLC Number: 34474635
Language Note: Greek with English translation on facing pages.
Description: xxix, 183 pages ; 23 cm.
Contents: To his own verses (II 1.39) --
Concerning his own life (II 1.11) --
Complaint concerning his own calamities (II 1.19) --
On silence at the time of fasting (II 1.34) --
Epitaph and synopsis of his life (II 1.92).
Series Title: Cambridge medieval classics, 6.
Other Titles: Poems.
Autobiographical poems
Responsibility: translated and edited by Carolinne White.
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