The Fictioning Horror Sale
 
 

Recently Viewed clear list


Original Essays | September 15, 2014

Lois Leveen: IMG Forsooth Me Not: Shakespeare, Juliet, Her Nurse, and a Novel



There's this writer, William Shakespeare. Perhaps you've heard of him. He wrote this play, Romeo and Juliet. Maybe you've heard of it as well. It's... Continue »
  1. $18.19 Sale Hardcover add to wish list

    Juliet's Nurse

    Lois Leveen 9781476757445

spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$19.95
New Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
available for shipping or prepaid pickup only
Available for In-store Pickup
in 7 to 12 days
Qty Store Section
25 Remote Warehouse Biography- General

Besa: The Life of Shenoute

by

Besa: The Life of Shenoute Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

Shenoute of Atripe, ranked second only to Pachomius for his contribution to the development of egyptian monasticism, is al but unknown outside the Coptic tradition. This first english translation of his Life, by his disciple and successor, casts new light on the austere monasticism of the fifth century.

About the Author

David N. Bell is University Research Professor in the Department of Religious Studies at The Memorial University of Newfoundland. A graduate of the Universities of Leeds and Oxford, he has written on diverse subjects from the desert monastic tradition to the libraries of medieval and seventeenth century abbeys, taught courses in Asian as well as European religious traditions, and has translated works from Coptic, Greek, and Latin.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780879078737
Translator:
Bell, David N.
Publisher:
Cistercian Publications
Translator:
Bell, David N.
Author:
Besa
Author:
Bell, David N.
Location:
Kalamazoo, Mich. :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Christian saints
Subject:
Christian saints -- Egypt -- Biography.
Subject:
Biography - General
Subject:
Catholicism
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series:
Cistercian Studies
Series Volume:
74
Publication Date:
19830131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
122
Dimensions:
8.5 x 5.5 in 0.69 lb

Other books you might like

  1. Holy Women of the Syrian Orient (87... Used Trade Paper $23.00
  2. Pseudo-Dionysius: The Complete Works... Used Trade Paper $13.00
  3. The Life of James, Duke of Ormond... New Trade Paper $48.75
  4. Wisdom of the Celtic Saints Used Trade Paper $6.95
  5. Celtic Monk New Trade Paper $29.95
  6. Daily Life in Russia Under the Last... Used Trade Paper $14.00

Related Subjects

Biography » General

Besa: The Life of Shenoute New Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$19.95 In Stock
Product details 122 pages Cistercian Publications, Incorporated - English 9780879078737 Reviews:
spacer
spacer
  • back to top
Follow us on...




Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.