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The Nag Hammadi library in English

Author: James M Robinson; Richard Smith; Coptic Gnostic Library Project.
Publisher: Leiden ; New York : E.J. Brill, 1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 4th rev. ed.View all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James M Robinson; Richard Smith; Coptic Gnostic Library Project.
ISBN: 9004088563 9789004088566
OCLC Number: 36684919
Description: xiv, 549 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Preface / Richard Smith --
Table of Tractates in the Coptic Gnostic Library --
Introduction / James M. Robinson --
The Prayer of The Apostle Paul (I,1) / Dieter Mueller --
The Apocryphon of James (I,2) / Francis E. Williams --
The Gospel of Truth (I,3 and XII,2) / Harold W. Attridge and George W. MacRae --
The Treatise on the Resurrection (I,4) / Malcolm L. Peel --
The Tripartite Tractate (I,5) / Harold W. Attridge, Elaine H. Pagels and Dieter Mueller --
The Apocryphon of John (II,1, III,1 IV,1, and BG 8502, 2) / Frederick Wisse --
The Gospel of Thomas (II,2) / Helmut Koester and Thomas O. Lambdin --
The Gospel of Philip (II,3) / Wesley W. Isenberg --
The Hypostatis of the Archons (II,4) / Roger A. Bullard and Bentley Layton --
On the Origin of the World (II,5 and XIII,2) / Hans-Gebhard Bethge and Bentley Layton / Societas Coptica Hierosolymitana --
The Exegesis on the Soul (II,6) / William C. Robinson, Jr. and Maddalena Scopello --
The Book of Thomas the Contender (II,7) / John D. Turner --
The Gospel of the Egyptians (III,2 and IV,2) / Alexander Bohlig and Frederik Wisse --
Eugnostos the Blessed (III,3 and V,1) and The Sophia of Jesus Christ (III,4 and BG 8502,3) / Douglas M. Parrott --
The Dialogue of the Savior (III,5) / Stephen Emmel, Helmut Koester and Elaine H. Pagels --
The Apocalypse of Paul (V,2) / George W. MacRae, William R. Murdock and Douglas M. Parrott --
The (First) Apocalypse of James (V,3) / William R. Schoedel and Douglas M. Parrott --
The (Second) Apocalypse of James (V,4) / Charles W. Hedrick and Douglas M. Parrott --
The Apocalypse of Adam (V,5) / George W. MacRae and Douglas M. Parrott --
The Acts of Peter and the Twelve Apostles (VI,1) / Douglas M. Parrott and R. McL. Wilson --
The Thunder, Perfect Mind (VI,2) / George W. MacRae and Douglas M. Parrott --
Authoritative Teaching (VI,3) / George W. MacRae and Douglas M. Parrott. The Concept of Our Great Power (VI,4) / Francis E. Williams, Frederik Wisse and Douglas M. Parrott --
Plato, Republic 588A-589B (VI,5) / James Brashler, Howard M. Jackson and Douglas M. Parrott --
The Discourse on the Eighth and Ninth (VI,6) / James Brashler, Peter A. Dirkse and Douglas M. Parrott --
The Prayer of Thanksgiving (VI,7) and Scribal Note (VI,7a) / James Brashler, Peter A. Dirkse and Douglas M. Parrott --
Asclepius 21-29 (VI,8) / James Brashler, Peter A. Dirkse and Douglas M. Parrott --
The Paraphrase of Shem (VII,1) / Michel Roberge and Frederik Wisse --
The Second Treatise of the Great Seth (VII,2) / Joseph A. Gibbons and Roger A. Bullard --
Apocalypse of Peter (VII,3) / James Brashler and Roger A. Bullard --
The Teachings of Silvanus (VII,4) / Malcolm L. Peel and Jan Zandee --
The Three Steles of Seth (VII,5) / James E. Goehring and James M. Robinson --
Zostrianos (VII,1) / John H. Sieber --
The Letter of Peter to Philip (VIII,2) / Marvin W. Meyer and Frederik Wisse --
Melchizedek (IX,1) / Birger A. Pearson and Soren Giversen --
The Thought of Norea (IX,2) / Birger A. Pearson and Soren Giversen --
The Testimony of Truth (IX,3) / Birger A. Pearson and Soren Giversen --
Marsanes (X,1) / Birger A. Pearson --
The Interpretation of Knowledge (XI,1) / Elaine H. Pagels and John D. Turner --
A Valentinian Exposition (XI,2), with On the Anointing, On Baptism A and B, and On the Eucharist A and B / Elaine H. Pagels and John D. Turner --
Alogenes (XI,3) / Antoinette Clark Wire, John D. Turner and Orval S. Wintermute --
Hypsiphrone (XI,4) / John D. Turner --
The Sentences of Sextus (XII,1) / Frederik Wisse --
Fragments (XII,3) / Frederik Wisse --
Trimorphic Protennoia (XIII,1) / John D. Turner --
The Gospel of Mary (BG 8502,1) / Karen L. King, George W. MacRae, R. McL. Wilson and Douglas M. Parrott --
The Act of Peter (BG 8502,4) / James Brashler and Douglas M.
Other Titles: Nag Hammadi codices.
Responsibility: translated and introduced by members of the Coptic Gnostic Library Project of the Institute for Antiquity and Christianity, Claremont, California ; James M. Robinson, general editor.

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