Stories of the holy fathers, being histories of the anchorites, recluses, monks, coenobites and ascetic fathers of the deserts of Egypt, between A.D. 250 and A.D. 400 circiter. Compiled by Athanasius, Palladius, Saint Jerome, and others. Now translated

; Palladius, Bishop of Aspuna, -approximately 430 ; Athanasius, Saint, Patriarch of Alexandria, d. 373 ; Jerome, Saint, d. 419 or 20 ; Budge, E. A. Wallis (Ernest Alfred Wallis), Sir, 1857-1934
London, Oxford Univ. Press, H. Milford, 1934.

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Other Authors Palladius, -approximately 430.
Athanasius, d. 373.
Jerome, d. 419 or 20.
Budge, E. A. Wallis 1857-1934.
Subjects Anthony, of Egypt, Saint, ca. 250-355 or 6.
Egypt -- Religious life and customs -- 30 B.C.-640 A.D.
Monasticism and religious orders -- Egypt.
Description xxxviii, 511 pages front. (facsimile) 20 cm.
Copyright Date 1934.
Notes A revised translation of the first part of the "Book of paradise" as compiled by 'Anan Isho', the second part being simultaneously published in a revised translation under the title "The wit and wisdom of the Christian fathers of Egypt". Both parts were originally published in an English translation in 1904, under the title "Book of paradise".
"The life of Saint Anthony, by Athanasius": pages 5-102.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)01028944
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