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Portrait of the consecrated woman in Greek Christian literature of the first four centuries

Rosamond Nugent

Portrait of the consecrated woman in Greek Christian literature of the first four centuries

by Rosamond Nugent

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Published by The Catholic University of America Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Virginity.,
  • Christian literature, Early -- Greek authors.,
  • Women in literature.,
  • Women in Christianity.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSister M. Rosamond Nugent.
    SeriesThe Catholic University of America. Patristic studies, vol. LXIV.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBV4647.C5 N8
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 113 p. ;
    Number of Pages113
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL183965M
    LC Control Numbera 42004391
    OCLC/WorldCa3368967

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