Philo of Alexandria: On Cultivation

Introduction, Translation and Commentary

By Albert C. Geljon and David T. Runia

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€126,00
$159.00
ISBN13: 
9789004243033
E-ISBN: 
9789004243040
Publication Date: 
November 2012
Format: 
Hardback
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Pages, Illustr.: 
xvi, 318 pp.
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ISSN: 
1570-095X
Volume: 
4

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

David T. Runia

This study is the first volume in the new Philo of Alexandria Commentary Series. It contains a new English translation of the Jewish philosopher’s famous treatise On the creation of the cosmos (the first for seventy years), and the first ever commentary in English.
Series: 
Volume: 
1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004121690
Publication date: 
November 2001
€172,00
$208.00