St. George the Victorious

Special Offer Ends In:
-20%
TOP
  • Ana Stoykova
  • Author:  Ana Stoykova
  • Year: 03-10-2016
  • Availability:  In Stock
  • Product Code:  1807-01
  • SKU: 18.0192
  • ISBN: 978-619-152-903-2
  • Read an excerpt:

€12.27  €15.34
  • Ex Tax: €10.23
   


Delivery

At an office of Econt 3.60 BGN 

At personal address - 6.00 BGN

Free shipping in Bulgaria for orders above 50 BGN. to an Econt office

Order by phone

Call us at 0888 465 635 to order by phone

E-book

In order to read our eBooks you have to download Adobe Digital Editions and register on the Adobe website as well. The DRM protected eBooks can not be converted or read on Amazon Kindle devices.

Description

The book is the first of its kind, and it depicts the study of the hagiographic narratives (torture) of St. George the Victorious in the South Slavonic Literary and Cultural Tradition. The early torture (Passio prima), which preserved the most archaic, amazing wondrous texts, was analyzed in the context of its Byzantine, Latin and Oriental versions. Three more torture translations and two contingent editions of St. George's hagiographies have been explored, originating in Slavic environments. The hagiographic works are studied from a philological and cultural-historical point of view and their links with other cultural phenomena have been sought - the Bible, apocryphal works, testimonies of ancient and early Christian authors and others. Their texts are published in full, making them accessible to all those interested in Old Bulgarian literature and Balkan cultural history - researchers, students and amateurs.

About the Author

Ana Stoykova

Ana Stoykova

Ana Stoykova is Doctor of Sciences, PhD, Professor at the Institute of Literature at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, a researcher on medieval Slavic literatures. Her scholarly interests are in the ... Read more

More by the same author

Dragon-Slayer Saints: Theodore Tiron, Theodore Stratelates and George the Victory-Bearer. South Slavic Medieval Tradition
-20%

Dragon-Slayer Saints: Theodore Tiron, Theodor...

€11.86 €14.83 Ex Tax: €9.89

Tags: Тheology,Christianity

Specification
Year 03-10-2016
Pages 728
Size 165/235 мм
Weight 1.5 kg
Cover Type Hardcover
Genre Тheology, Christianity

There are no reviews for this product.

Write a review
Note: HTML is not translated!
Captcha

Newsletter Subscribe

Submitting this form you agree to receive communications by email and you agree with our Privacy Policy