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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
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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
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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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