Philo of Alexandria, On the Creation of the Cosmos according to Moses

Introduction, Translation and Commentary

David T. Runia

€172,00
$208.00
ISBN13: 
9789004121690
Publication Date: 
November 2001
Format: 
Hardback
Publication Type: 
Pages, Illustr.: 
xviii, 444 pp.
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Language: 
ISSN: 
1570-095X
Volume: 
1

By Albert C. Geljon and David T. Runia

From antiquity to the present day Philo of Alexandria has been famous for his allegorical treatises on Genesis. This is the first translation and commentary on an allegorical work in the Philo of Alexandria Commentary Series.
Series: 
Volume: 
4
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004243033
E-ISBN: 
9789004243040
Publication date: 
November 2012
€126,00
$159.00

By Walter T. Wilson

In the treatise On Virtues, Philo of Alexandria demonstrates how Moses, the constitution he established, and the community that follows its laws embody certain moral ideals (courage, humanity, repentance, and nobility) that were widely admired in the Greco-Roman world.
Series: 
Volume: 
3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004189072
E-ISBN: 
9789004190375
Publication date: 
November 2010
€182,00
$220.00

Pieter W. van der Horst

This book presents a new English translation of and philological-historical commentary on Philo’s In Flaccum, the only document extant that deals with the anti-Jewish pogrom in Alexandria in 38 CE.
Series: 
Volume: 
2
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004131187
Publication date: 
September 2003
€84,60
$101.40
€141,00
$169.00