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Literary Milieux

Essays in Text and Context Presented to Howard Erskine-Hill

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Published by University of Delaware Press .
Written in English

  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism

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    ContributionsDavid Womersley (Editor), Richard McCabe (Editor)
    The Physical Object
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    Open LibraryOL11119313M
    ISBN 100874139902
    ISBN 109780874139907

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Introduction. The Slavonic Pseudepigrapha. Andrei A. Orlov. Transmission of Jewish Pseudepigraphical Texts in the Slavic Milieux. The majority of the Jewish extra-biblical materials that circulated in the Slavic lands came from Byzantium which exercised an unmatched formative influence on the development of the Slavic literary heritage.

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