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Poems of advice to monks and nuns from one of the first monks to write, in the late fourth century.
Publisher: Gorgias Press LLC
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SKU (ISBN): 978-1-61719-438-2
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Publication Status: In Print

Series: Analecta Gorgiana 606
Publication Date: Aug 13,2010
Interior Color: Black
Trim Size: 6 x 9
Page Count: 27
Languages: German, Greek
ISBN: 978-1-61719-438-2
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Evagrius Ponticus was one of the first monks to write in the late fourth century. These poems of advice, addressed to nuns and to monks, are closer to Proverbs than to classical Greek poetry. This is the Greek text with brief German introductions, chiefly defending the authenticity of the poems.

Evagrius Ponticus was one of the first monks to write in the late fourth century. These poems of advice, addressed to nuns and to monks, are closer to Proverbs than to classical Greek poetry. This is the Greek text with brief German introductions, chiefly defending the authenticity of the poems.

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Evagrius Ponticus

Hugo Grossmann

  • Nonnenspieegel und Monchsspiegel des Euagrios Pontikos (page 5)
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