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Author Ambrose, Saint, Bishop of Milan, -397.

Title De officiis / Ambrose ; edited with an introduction, translation, and commentary by Ivor J. Davidson
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2001
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Description 1 online resource (2 volumes)
Series Oxford early Christian studies
Oxford early Christian studies.
Contents v. 1. Introduction, text, and translation -- v. 2. Commentary
Summary The 'De officiis' of Ambrose, Bishop of Milan (c.339-397) is a key text of early Christian literature. Based on a work by the Roman writer Cicero, it presents the first systematic account of Christian ethics
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes Latin text with parallel English translation
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Subject Ambrose, Saint, Bishop of Milan, -397. De officiis.
Asceticism -- History -- Early church, ca. 30-600.
Christian ethics -- History -- Early church, ca. 30-600.
Church history -- Primitive and early church, ca. 30-600.
Clergy -- Office -- Early works to 1800.
Genre/Form Early works.
Form Electronic book
Author Davidson, Ivor J.
ISBN 0191601454
0198270232 (v. 1 ; alk. paper)
0198270240 (v. 2 ; alk. paper)
0199245789 (set)
9780198270232 (v. 1 ; alk. paper)
9780198270249 (v. 2 ; alk. paper)
9780199245789 (set)
Other Titles De officiis. English & Latin
Title in Oxford Scholarship Online list: Ambrose: De Officiis