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 University of Melbourne Author 
Author Philo, of Alexandria.

Title Philo of Alexandria, On cultivation : introduction, translation, and commentary / by Albert C. Geljon, David T. Runia.

Published Leiden, The Netherlands : Brill, 2013.
[Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], [2013]
Leiden Boston Brill, 2013.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  222.11068 PHIL    AVAILABLE
 UniM Bail SpC/UM  222.11068 PHIL    NOT FOR LOAN
Uniform title De agricultura. English
Physical description xxii, 312 pages ; 25 cm.
Series Philo of Alexandria commentary series ; volume 4.
Philo of Alexandria commentary series ; v. 4.
Notes Formerly CIP. Uk.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-285) and indexes.
Contents 1. The place of the treatise in the philonic corpus -- 2. The genre of the treatise -- 3. The exegetical structure of the treatise -- 4. The use of the Bible -- 5. The main themes of the treatise -- 6. The intellectual Sitz im Leben -- 7. The Nachleben of the treatise -- 8. The text of the treatise -- 9. Status quaestionis : previous scholarship on the treatise -- 10. Some notes on the method used in the translation and the commentary.
Other formats Also issued online.
Language notes Text in English with one of the indices in Greek.
Other author Geljon, Albert C.
Runia, David T.
Subject Philo, of Alexandria. De agricultura -- Criticism and interpretation.
Philo, of Alexandria. De agricultura.
Bible -- Allegorical interpretations -- Early works to 1800.
Agriculture in the Bible -- Early works to 1800.
Agriculture -- Early works to 1800.
Philosophy, Ancient.
Variant Title On cultivation.
ISBN 9789004243033 (hardback : alk. paper)
9789004243040 (ebook)