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Published by Harper & Row in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gnosticism,
  • Gnostic literature

  • Edition Notes

    On verso: 1st U.S. ed.

    Statementtranslated and introduced by members of the Coptic Gnostic Library Project of the Institute for Antiquity and Christianity, Claremont, California ; James M. Robinson, general editor.
    ContributionsRobinson, James McConkey, 1924-, Smith, Richard, 1943 Sept. 28-, Coptic Gnostic Library Project.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBT1391 .A3 1988b
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 549 p. ;
    Number of Pages549
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2061898M
    ISBN 100060669349
    LC Control Number88045154

    Digital images of the original Nag Hammadi Codices are now available online at the Claremont Colleges Digital Library. Nag Hammadi Texts - Index by Codex Location. Codex I (The Jung Codex) The Prayer of the Apostle Paul. (Meyer translation) (Mueller CGLP translation) The Apocryphon (Secret Book) of James. (Meyer and Barnstone translation). First published in , "The Nag Hammadi Library" was widely acclaimed by critics and scholars alike. Containing many of the writings of the Gnostics since the time of Christ, this was the work that launched modern Gnostic studies and exposed a movement whose teachings are in may ways as relevant today as they were sixteen centuries ago.5/5(1).

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    Nag Hammadi codices. English. Nag Hammadi library in English. (OCoLC) Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: James M Robinson; Richard Smith; Coptic Gnostic Library Project. Author: James M Robinson; Richard Smith; Coptic Gnostic Library Project.: Publisher: [New York]: HarperSanFrancisco, Edition/Format: Print book: English: 3rd completely rev. ed. / with an afterword by Richard Smith, managing editor, 1st HarperCollins pbk. edView all editions and formats: Rating: (not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first. Subjects.


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