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Allegorical readers and cultural revision in ancient Alexandria

Author: David Dawson
Publisher: Berkeley, Calif. : Univ. of California Press, 1992.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Describes how some ancient pagan, Jewish, and Christian interpreters used allegory to endorse, revise, and subvert competing Christian and pagan world views. This book presents three Hellenistic  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Philo, of Alexandria.; Clement, of Alexandria Saint; Valentinos; Clement, of Alexandria Saint; Philo, of Alexandria.; Clemens, Alexandrinus; Philo, Alexandrinus; Valentinus, Gnosticus; Lucius Annaeus Cornutus; Lucius Annaeus Cornutus; Philo (Alexandrinus); Clemens (Alexandrinus); Valentinus (Gnosticus)
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David Dawson
ISBN: 0520071026 9780520071025
OCLC Number: 185284966
Description: 341 s
Responsibility: David Dawson.


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