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contemplative life ; The giants and selections

Philo of Alexandria.

contemplative life ; The giants and selections

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Published by SPCK in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Philosophy.

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    StatementPhilo of Alexandria ; translation and introduction by David Winston ; preface by John Dillon.
    SeriesThe Classics of Western spirituality
    ContributionsWinston, David.
    Classifications
    LC Classifications0003484
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi,425p. ;
    Number of Pages425
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18194428M
    ISBN 100281038066


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