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Author Weingarten, Susan

Title The Saint's saints : hagiography and geography in Jerome / by Susan Weingarten
Published Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2005


Description 1 online resource (xv, 317 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series Ancient Judaism & early Christianity, 0169-734X ; v. 58
Arbeiten zur Geschichte des antiken Judentums und des Urchristentums ; Bd. 58.
Contents Acknowledgements; Abbreviations; Introduction; Chapter One. The Vita Pauli: The Holy Man in the Wilderness: Did Jerome appropriate Jewish Aggadah?; Chapter Two. The vita Hilarionis: The Christianisation of the Roman World; Chapter Three. The vita Malchi: Jerome's Christian Appropriation of the Human Body; Chapter Four. Jerome's ep. 108 and the Christian Appropriation of the Holy Land; Concluding Summary; Maps; Bibliography; General Index; Geographical Index
Summary This is the first full-length study of Jerome's saints' Lives. It analyses the way he combines classical, Christian and Jewish literary sources with his actual experience of the geography of late antique Palestine to re-write the biblical Holy Land as a new and Christian world
Analysis Christian hagiography. Jerome
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-298) and index
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Subject Jerome, Saint, -419 or 420.
Jerome, Saint, -419 or 420. Vita Pauli.
Paul, the Hermit, Saint, -approximately 341.
Jerome, Saint, -419 or 420. Vita S. Hilarionis
Hilarion, Saint, approximately 291-approximately 371.
Jerome, Saint, -419 or 420. Vita Malchi Monachi captivi.
Malchus, Saint.
Eusebius, of Caesarea, Bishop of Caesarea, approximately 260-approximately 340. Onomasticon.
Hilarion, Saint, approximately 291-approximately 371
Jerome, Saint, -419 or 420
Malchus, Saint
Paul, the Hermit, Saint, -approximately 341
Hieronymus, Sophronius Eusebius.
SUBJECT Bible -- Geography.
Bible fast
Onomasticon (Eusebius, of Caesarea, Bishop of Caesarea) fast
Vita Malchi monachi captivi (Jerome, Saint) fast
Vita Pauli (Jerome, Saint) fast
Vita Malchi. swd
Vita Hilarionis. swd
Vita Pauli Thebaei. swd
Subject Christian hagiography.
RELIGION -- Christian Church -- History.
RELIGION -- Christianity -- History.
Christian hagiography
Biblische Geografie
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2005042158
ISBN 9781429453073