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Opera of Pseudo-Dionysius the Areopagite, 1755-6

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Opera of Pseudo-Dionysius the Areopagite, 1755-6

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Author: Pseudo-Dionysius, the Areopagite
Title: Tou en agiois patros emon Dionysiou tou Areiopagitou ta sozomen hapanta = Sancti Dionysii Areopagitæ Opera omnia quæ extant, et commentarii quibus illustrantur
Place Published: Venice
Publisher:Typis Antonii Zatta
Date Published: 1755-1756
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2 volumes. [4], xvi, xxxii, 674; xvi, 332, 475 pp. Greek and Latin text in double columns; commentaries in Latin. Title pages and text within double-rule borders. Copper-engraved frontispiece portrait in volume 1. Engraved title vignettes; engraved head-pieces and tail-piece; engraved historiated initials. (folio) 37.5x24 cm (14¾x9½"), period vellum.



The Opera of Pseudo-Dionysius the Areopagite, also known as Pseudo-Denys, the Christian theologian and philosopher of the late 5th to early 6th century, who wrote a set of works known as the Corpus Areopagiticum or Corpus Dionysiacum. The Dionysian writings and their mystical teaching were universally accepted throughout the East, amongst both Chalcedonians and non-Chalcedonians, and also had a strong impact in later medieval western mysticism, most notably Meister Eckhart.

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Some soiling, discoloration and other wear to covers, very good or better condition, contents quite clean with just a touch of foxing.
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Lot 0458 Details

Description
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Heading:
Author: Pseudo-Dionysius, the Areopagite
Title: Tou en agiois patros emon Dionysiou tou Areiopagitou ta sozomen hapanta = Sancti Dionysii Areopagitæ Opera omnia quæ extant, et commentarii quibus illustrantur
Place Published: Venice
Publisher:Typis Antonii Zatta
Date Published: 1755-1756
Description:


2 volumes. [4], xvi, xxxii, 674; xvi, 332, 475 pp. Greek and Latin text in double columns; commentaries in Latin. Title pages and text within double-rule borders. Copper-engraved frontispiece portrait in volume 1. Engraved title vignettes; engraved head-pieces and tail-piece; engraved historiated initials. (folio) 37.5x24 cm (14¾x9½"), period vellum.



The Opera of Pseudo-Dionysius the Areopagite, also known as Pseudo-Denys, the Christian theologian and philosopher of the late 5th to early 6th century, who wrote a set of works known as the Corpus Areopagiticum or Corpus Dionysiacum. The Dionysian writings and their mystical teaching were universally accepted throughout the East, amongst both Chalcedonians and non-Chalcedonians, and also had a strong impact in later medieval western mysticism, most notably Meister Eckhart.

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Some soiling, discoloration and other wear to covers, very good or better condition, contents quite clean with just a touch of foxing.

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