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  1. The Divine Liturgies of the Holy Apostle James, Brother of the Lord

    The Divine Liturgies of the Holy Apostle James, Brother of the Lord: Slavonic-English Parallel Text [Hardback]

    Vitaly Permiakov (Editor)

    £20.00

    ISBN: 9780884654308
    Published by : Printshop of St Job of Pochaev
    Not yet published - available for pre-order
    The Divine Liturgy of Saint James is the eucharistic rite of the ancient Church of Jerusalem and the most ancient extant liturgy of the Eastern Church. In recent decades, the frequency of its use has increased throughout the Orthodox Church. This ... .... Learn More
  2. The People and the Peoples

    The People and the Peoples: Syriac Dialogue Poems from Late Antiquity [Paperback]

    Sebastian P. Brock (Author)

    £45.00

    ISBN: 9780957522817
    Published by : Journal of Jewish Studies
    Series: Journal of Jewish Studies Supplement Series
    Volume: 3
    Not yet published - available for pre-order
    The main purpose of the book is to provide the Syriac texts and annotated English translations of four anonymous dialogue poems (with separate introductions to each) where the protagonists are, respectively, Synagogue and Church, Sion and Church, ... .... Learn More
  3. The All-Night Vigil: Clergy Service Book

    The All-Night Vigil: Clergy Service Book: Slavonic-English Parallel Text [Hardback]

    Holy Trinity Monastery (Author)

    £25.99

    ISBN: 9780884654636
    Published by : Printshop of St Job of Pochaev
    This pocket-size hieratikon contains all the texts necessary for a deacon or priest in serving the daily hours of the Orthodox Church: Vespers, Compline, Midnight Office, Matins, and the hours. Church Slavonic and English texts are provided in par... .... Learn More
  4. In Her Own Words: The Life and Poetry of Aelia Eudocia

    In Her Own Words: The Life and Poetry of Aelia Eudocia [Paperback]

    Brian P. Sowers (Author)

    £19.95

    ISBN: 9780674987371
    Published by : Harvard University Press
    Series: Hellenic Studies Series
    Not yet published - available for pre-order
    In Her Own Words: The Life and Poetry of Aelia Eudocia is the first full-length study to examine Eudocia's writings as a unified whole and to situate them within their wider fifth-century literary, social, and religious contexts. Responsible for o... .... Learn More
  5. Themistius, Julian, and Greek Political Theory under Rome: Texts, Translations, and Studies of Four Key Works

    Themistius, Julian, and Greek Political Theory under Rome: Texts, Translations, and Studies of Four Key Works [Paperback]

    Simon Swain (Author)

    £23.99

    ISBN: 9781107633766
    Published by : Cambridge University Press
    Themistius' close relationship with Christian emperors from Constantius to Theodosius makes him one of the most important political thinkers and politicians of the later fourth century, and his dealings with Julian the Apostate have recently attra... .... Learn More
  6. Reading in the Byzantine Empire and Beyond

    Reading in the Byzantine Empire and Beyond [Hardback]

    Teresa Shawcross (Editor); Ida Toth (Editor)

    £120.00

    ISBN: 9781108418416
    Published by : Cambridge University Press
    Offering a comprehensive introduction to the history of books, readers and reading in the Byzantine Empire and its sphere of influence, this volume addresses a paradox. Advanced literacy was rare among imperial citizens, being restricted by gender... .... Learn More
  7. Michael Psellos on Literature and Art: A Byzantine Perspective on Aesthetics

    Michael Psellos on Literature and Art: A Byzantine Perspective on Aesthetics [Paperback]

    Charles Barber (Editor); Stratis Papaioannou (Editor)

    £42.50

    ISBN: 9780268100490
    Published by : University of Notre Dame Press
    Series: Michael Psellos in Translation
    Michael Psellos has long been known as a key figure in the history of Byzantine literary and intellectual culture, but his theoretical and critical reflections on literature and art are little known outside of a small circle of specialists. Most f... .... Learn More
  8. Late Antique Letter Collections: A Critical Introduction and Reference Guide

    Late Antique Letter Collections: A Critical Introduction and Reference Guide [Hardback]

    Cristiana Sogno (Editor); Bradley K. Storin (Editor); Edward J. Watts (Editor)

    £116.00

    ISBN: 9780520281448
    Published by : University of California Press
    This volume provides the first comprehensive overview of the extant Greek and Latin letter collections of late antiquity (ca. 300–600 C.E.). Bringing together an international team of historians, classicists, and scholars of religion, it illustrat... .... Learn More
  9. The Great Canon

    The Great Canon: The Work of St. Andrew of Crete [Paperback]

    Holy Trinity Monastery (Other)

    £6.99

    ISBN: 9780884654520
    Published by : Printshop of St Job of Pochaev
    This is the classic canon of repentance, chanted in parts over the first four days of the Lenten Fast and in its entirety on the Thursday of the fifth week. The full text of the life of our Holy Mother Mary of Egypt is also given, as read liturgic... .... Learn More
  10. Globalization of Knowledge in the Post-Antique Mediterranean 700-1500

    Globalization of Knowledge in the Post-Antique Mediterranean 700-1500 [Hardback]

    Sonja Brentjes (Editor); Jurgen Renn (Editor)

    £120.00

    ISBN: 9781472456564
    Published by : Routledge
    The contributions to this volume enter into a dialogue about the routes, modes and institutions that transferred and transformed knowledge across the late antique Mediterranean and the Persian Gulf. Each contribution not only presents a different ... .... Learn More

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