Secret Books of the Egyptian Gnostics by Jean Doresse (). Hardcover . $ The Discovery of the Nag Hammadi Texts: A Firsthand Account of the. Mass Market Paperback. Les Livres Secrets de l’Egypte. $ Mass Market Paperback. Books by Jean Doresse. Showing 3 Results Books: Advanced Search. Jean Doresse is the author of The Secret Books of the Egyptian Gnostics ( avg rating, 50 ratings, 4 reviews, published ), The Discovery of the Na.
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Two of these, at least, have rewarded the attentions of archaeologists: You will see also some high watch-towers around this same cemetery on the eastern side. Dig into this last, to the depth of one qamah: Doresse’s narrative allows readers direct contact with an ancient form of Christianity through the philosophical wealth of the texts-ranging from gnostic jeah and Christian apocrypha to Hermetic literature-Included in the book is the original English translation of the Gospel of Thomas first published in Are you an author?
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Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. But eastward the cliff suddenly curves back toward the north, and diminishes into the depths of the desert, farther and farther away from the Nile and its fertile plains.
The Discovery of the Nag Hammadi Texts
More to the north, in the finest dorsse the pharaonic tombs, a pagan pilgrim, at some date hardly more ancient than the period of the first Coptic monks, has inscribed a series of Greek invocations to Serapis. The first, approaching from the south, has no sculptures or hieroglyphic inscriptions; but on the wall some Coptic monk has painted in red, in his own language, the first words of Psalms LI to XCIII. Low to High Price: Help us improve our Author Pages by updating your bibliography and submitting a new or current image and biography.
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