The Anonymous Sayings of the Desert Fathers: A Select Edition and Complete English Translation

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The Tales and Sayings of the Desert Fathers (Apophthegmata Patrum) are a key source of evidence for the practice and theory respectively of eremitic monasticism, a significant phenomenon within the early history of Christianity. The publication of this book finally ensures the availability of all three major collections which constitute the work, edited and translated into English. Richer in Tales than the 'Alphabetic' collection to which this is an appendix (both to be dated c.AD 500), the 'Anonymous' collection presented ...

The Anonymous Sayings of the Desert Fathers: A Select Edition and Complete English Translation 2017, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9781108439022

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The Anonymous Sayings of the Desert Fathers: A Select Edition and Complete English Translation 2013, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780521509886

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