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Late antique letter collections : a critical introduction and reference guide

Author: Cristiana Sogno
Publisher: Oakland, California University of California Press 2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This volume provides the first comprehensive overview of the extant Greek and Latin letter collections of late antiquity (ca. 300-600 C.E.). Bringing together an international team of historians, classicists, and scholars of religion, it illustrates how letter collections advertised an image of the letter writer and introduces the social and textual histories of each collection. Each chapter addresses a major  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Aufsatzsammlung
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Briefsammlung
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Cristiana Sogno
ISBN: 9780520281448 0520281446
OCLC Number: 973024001
Description: X, 473 Seiten
Contents: Latin letter collections before Late Antiquity / Michele Renee Salzman Greek letter collections before Late Antiquity / Christopher Jones The letter collection of the Emperor Julian / Susanna Elm The letter collection of Basil of Caesarea / Andrew Radde-Gallwitz The letter collection of Gregory of Nazianzus / Bradley K. Storin The letter collection of Gregory of Nyssa / Andrew Radde-Gallwitz The letter collection of Libanius of Antioch / Lieve Van Hoof The letter collection of Ausonius / Charles N. Aull The letter collection of Ambrose of Milan / Gérard Nauroy The letter collection of Evagrius of Pontus / Robin Darling Young The letter collection of Quintus Aurelius Symmachus / Cristiana Sogno The letter collection of John Chrysostom / Daniel Washburn The letter collection of Synesius of Cyrene / David Maldonado The letter collections of Jerome of Stridon / Andrew Cain The letter collection of Augustine of Hippo / Jennifer V. Ebbeler The letter collection of Paulinus of Nola / Dennis Trout The letter collection of Theodoret of Cyrrhus / Adam M. Schor The letter collection of Isidore of Pelusium / Lillian I. Larsen The letter collection of Sidonius Apollinaris / Sigrid Mratschek The letter collection of Ruricius of Limoges / Ralph W. Mathisen The letter collection of Avitus of Vienne / Brendan McCarthy The letter collection of Ennodius of Pavia / Stefanie A. H. Kennell The letter collection of Aeneas of Gaza / Edward Watts The letter collection of Procopius of Gaza / David Westberg The letter collection of Barsanuphius and John / Jennifer Hevelone-Harper The letter collection of Cassiodorus / Shane Bjornlie Papal letters and letter collections / Bronwen Neil
Responsibility: edited by Cristiana Sogno, Bradley K. Storin, and Edward J. Watts.

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Bringing together an international team of historians, classicists, and scholars of religion, this volume provides a comprehensive overview of the extant Greek and Latin letter collections of late  Read more...

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