Ancient Quotes & Anecdotes : From Crib to Crypt

0 avg rating
( 0 ratings by Goodreads )
9780944344026: Ancient Quotes & Anecdotes : From Crib to Crypt

A fascinating anthology of quotes and stories popular in Mediterranean society during the first centuries—familiar tales often reflected in the gospel stories. The pages of this unique reference work draw a vivid and colorful picture of popular culture in the ancient world.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Vernon K. Robbins is professor of New Testament and comparative sacred texts at Emory University, Atlanta, where he has taught for twenty-nine years. Among his other books are "Jesus the Teacher: A Socio-Rhetorical Interpretation of Mark, The Invention of Christian Discourse", and "Sea Voyages and Beyond: Emerging Strategies in Socio-Rhetorical Interpretation".

About the Author:

Vernon K. Robbins is Professor of Religion at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia, and author of Jesus the Teacher (1984).

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Robbins, Vernon K. ed.
Published by Polebridge (1989)
ISBN 10: 094434402X ISBN 13: 9780944344026
Used Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Windows Booksellers
(Eugene, OR, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Polebridge, 1989. Hardcover with dust jacket. VG/VG 493 pp. Bookseller Inventory # 297293

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
US$ 13.00
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.70
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Published by Polebridge Press (1989)
ISBN 10: 094434402X ISBN 13: 9780944344026
Used Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Weller Book Works, A.B.A.A.
(Salt Lake City, UT, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Polebridge Press, 1989. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. 094434402X Robbins, Vernon K. Ancient Quotes & Anecdotes: From Crib to Crypt. Sonoma, CA: Polebridge Press, 1989. 493pp. Indexed. Bibliography. 8vo. Hardcover. Book condition: Near fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near fine. Bookseller Inventory # UROBANC00CCW

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
US$ 20.00
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 5.00
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Robbins, Vernon K. ed.
Published by Polebridge (1989)
ISBN 10: 094434402X ISBN 13: 9780944344026
Used Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Windows Booksellers
(Eugene, OR, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Polebridge, 1989. Hardcover with dust jacket. VG/VG. An anthology of 'ancient stories, sayings, and deeds' that 'provide a window onto the everyday, witty, and often insightful world of antiquity.' Jewish, Greek, Roman, Islamic, and Christian sources. 493 pp. Bookseller Inventory # 439080

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
US$ 32.00
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 4.70
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds