The Coptic Gnostic Library: A Complete Edition of the Nag Hammadi Codices

The Coptic Gnostic Library: A Complete Edition of the Nag Hammadi Codices

by James M. Robinson
     
 

The Gnostic Library continues where the Dead Sea Scrolls left off. It is based on the Nag Hammadi codices, which were unearthed in 1945 — a discovery considered as significant as the Dead Sea Scrolls themselves. The Coptic Gnostic Library contains all the texts of the Nag Hammadi codices, both in the original Coptic and in translation. It sheds

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The Gnostic Library continues where the Dead Sea Scrolls left off. It is based on the Nag Hammadi codices, which were unearthed in 1945 — a discovery considered as significant as the Dead Sea Scrolls themselves. The Coptic Gnostic Library contains all the texts of the Nag Hammadi codices, both in the original Coptic and in translation. It sheds an invaluable light upon early Judaism and the roots of Christianity. Now available in paperback.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789004117020
Publisher:
Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
03/08/2002
Series:
Biblical Studies and Religious Studies
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
5148
Product dimensions:
10.10(w) x 12.15(h) x 6.50(d)

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