TERTULLIAN A Historical and Literary Study

By: Barnes, Timothy, David

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Scholar's bookplate to inner cover (G. P. Goold). Soiling and foxing to top of textblock. DJ has light edgewear. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 320 pages; Tertullian lived and wrote in Roman Carthage during the reigns of Septimus Severus (193-211) and his son Caracalla (211-217). His voluminous tracts and pamphlets reveal the atmosphere of early Christianity in an era of persecution. The author sets Tertullian's writings within a chronological and historical framework, then uses them to interpret Tertullian's intellectial development, his reaction to the society in which he lived, and his place in Latin literature.

Title: TERTULLIAN A Historical and Literary Study

Author Name: Barnes, Timothy, David

Categories: Classical Studies, Late Antiquity, Early Christianity,

Publisher: Oxford Clarendon Press: 1971

ISBN Number: 0198143621

ISBN Number 13: 9780198143628

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good in Very Good dust jacket

Seller ID: 27039

Keywords: Literature & Fiction Books Greek Classics Theology Christianity Religion & Spirituality Immunology Basic Science