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Published by Brill in Leiden, Boston .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Heresies, Christian,
  • Heretics, Christian -- Biography,
  • Church history -- Primitive and early church, ca. 30-600

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited by Antti Marjanen & Petri Luomanen.
GenreBiography.
SeriesSupplements to Vigiliae Christianae -- v. 76
ContributionsMarjanen, Antti., Luomanen, Petri, 1961-
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 385 p. ;
Number of Pages385
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19083247M
ISBN 109004144641
LC Control Number2005047091

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