Books and readers in the early church : a history of early Christian texts. (Book, 1997) [WorldCat.org]
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Books and readers in the early church : a history of early Christian texts.

Author: Harry Y Gamble
Publisher: New Haven ; London : Yale University Press, 1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This lively book provides the first comprehensive discussion of the production, circulation, and use of books in early Christianity. From how libraries were formed to how the books were produced, transcribed, published and disseminated.
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Harry Y Gamble
ISBN: 0300069189 9780300069181
OCLC Number: 1063357636
Notes: Originally published: 1995.
Description: 312 pages : illustrations

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A discussion of the production, circulation and use of books in early Christianity. This book covers areas such as the relation between oral tradition and written materials, books' transcription,  Read more...

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