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Inhaltsangabe: From millenarists to Antichrist hunters, from the Sibyls to the Hussites, Visions of the End is a monumental compendium spanning the literature of the Christian apocalyptic tradition from the period A.D. 400 to 1500, masterfully selected and complete with a comprehensive introduction and new preface.
Review: "This textual history, with its selection of many original sources that appear in translation for the first time, is very likely to become the standard introduction to Christian apocalypticism." -- "Library Journal"
Buchbeschreibung Columbia University Press (Now Perseus), 1998. Buchzustand: Used. BOOK CONDITION: Used books will have varying degrees of wear, highlighting, and notations. Access codes & supplemental materials may not be included. Inventory is subject to prior sale. SHIPPING: Only Standard shipping to PO Boxes. We are not able to ship to APO/FPOs or Internationally. Orders are shipped from Illinois. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 3640414U2
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Buchbeschreibung Columbia University Press, 1998. Paperback. 390pp. Discreet owner's blind-stamp and inked date inside, else near new, clean, tight and bright condition. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 206110
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Buchbeschreibung Columbia University Press, 1998. Paperback. Buchzustand: Used: Good. Buchnummer des Verkäufers SONG0231112572
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Buchbeschreibung Columbia University Press, New York, New York, U.S.A., 1998. Soft Cover. Buchzustand: Near Fine. No Jacket. Revised Edition. Near Fine 2nd printing of 1998 revised edition. Trade paperback, 390 ppages, name index, subject index, bibliography, 795 grams/1 lb 12 oz. Binding is tight; no creases to spine, covers, or corners; very slight wear to covers, corner tips and spine ends and edges; hint of wear to cover edges; pages are very clean, no marks to text, no owner information, gift messages, store stamps, remaimder marks, stains, or moisture damage.CONTENT: Preface to the Paperback Edition; Preface; Introduction, Classical Apocalypticism; Patristic Apocalypticism; Messianism, Millerarianism, and Socalypticism. PART ONE A.D. 400--1200. Introductio. 1. Tiburtine Sibyl: Oracle of Baalbek, Latin Tiburtine Sibyl. 2. Antichrist in the Fifth Century: Sulpicius Sevenus, 'Dialogues'; 'The Progress of Time'; 'The Book of the Promises and Predictions of God', The Revelation of the Holy Theolgian John. 3. The Legend of Alexander: The Discourse of Jacob of Serugh. 4. Pseudo-Ephraem, Sermon on the End of the World. 5 Gregory the Great: Homily on Ezekiel 2:6, Two Letters. 6. Byzantine Apocalyptic: Procupius, 'Secret History'; Vision of the Prophet Daniel.7. Pseudo-Methodius: The Alexander Legend; The Moslem Crisis; The Last World Emperor. 8. Beaus of Liebana: 'Commentary', Book IV; 'Commentary', Book XI. 9 'Muspilli' , Lines 37-59. 10. Adso's 'Letter on the Antichrist', The Origin of the Antichrist, The Last Emperor, The Destruction of the Antichrist. 11. Apocalyptic and Non-Apocalyptic Themes of the Eleventh Century; The Year 1000, Abbo of Fleury; Ralph Glaber. Apocalypse and the Origin of the Crusade, Benzo of Alba; Guibert of Nogent; Ekkehard of Aura. 12. Apocalypticism and the Great Reform: 'The Calamities of the Church of Liege: Otto of Freising, 'The Two Cities'; Gerhoh of Reichersberg, 'The Investigation of the Antichrist'; Hildegard of Bingen, 'Scivias'; 13. Gerhoh of Reichersberg; 'The Fourth Watch of the Night'. 14. The Ages of the Church; Rupert of Deutz,' The Holy Trinity' Prologue; Hugh of St. Victory, 'The Mystical Ark of Noah'; Bernard of Clairvaux, 'On the Song of Songs'; Ther Letter of Gerard to Evermond; Aselm of Havelberg, 'Dialogues'. 15. Imperial Apocalyptic; Otto of Freising, 'The deed of Frederick Barbarossa'; 'The Play of Antichrist'. 16. The Erythraea n Sibyl; Selections from Parts I and III. 17. Joachim of Fiore: Joachim's Vision of the Meaning of Revelation. Commentary on an Unknown Prophecy. The Three Status. The Papacy and the Spiritual Men. The Antichrist. The New People of God. Joachim's Testament. PART TWO; A.S. 1200---1500 Introduction. 18. Moslems, Mongols, and the Last Days; The Toledo Letter. The Prophecy of the Son of Agap. William of Tripoli, 'Treatise on the Condition of the Saracens'. Roger Bacon, 'The Longer Work'. 19. The Joachite Movement before 1260/ The Letter Explaining the Figures. 'The Commentary of Jeremiah'. The Joint Encyclical of 1255. The Protocol of Anagni. Salimbene of Parma, 'Chronicle. 20. Fererick II vs. the Papacy. Nicholas of Bari, Sermon. Gregory IX, Letter, 'Ascendit de mari bestia'. Frederick II, Letter, 'In exordio nascentis mundi'. Innocent IV as Antichrist. Frederick and his Seed in the Joachite Tradition. A Curial Version of the Last Emperor. 21. Merlin, the British Seer. Geoffrey of Monmouth, 'History of the Kings of Britain'. Merlin in Italy. 22. The Angelic Pope. 'the Commentary on Jeremiah'. Roger Bacon on the Coming Holy Pope. Salimbene on Gregory X. 'The Angelic Oracle of Cyril and Pseudo-Joachim's Commintary'. Rober of Uzes on the Papal Crisis. The Papal Prophecies, First Set. 23. Bonaventure's Apocalyptic Theology of History. Bonaventure's Joachite Exegesis. The Ages of the Church. St. Francis and the Contemplative Orders. 24. The Franciscan Spirituals. Peter Olivi, 'Commentary on Revelatio'. Ubetino of Casale, 'The Tree of the Crucified Life'. Angelo of Clareno, 'History of Seven Tribulations'. Jacopone da Todi, Lauda 50: 'The Great Battle of the Antichrist'. Bernard Gui, 'The Inquistor's M. Trade Paperback. Buchnummer des Verkäufers 009316
Buchbeschreibung 1998. PAP. Buchzustand: New. New Book.Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Buchnummer des Verkäufers IB-9780231112574
Buchbeschreibung Columbia University Press 6/1/1998, 1998. Paperback or Softback. Buchzustand: New. Visions of the End: Apocalyptic Traditions in the Middle Ages. Book. Buchnummer des Verkäufers BBS-9780231112574
Buchbeschreibung Columbia University Press, 1998. PAP. Buchzustand: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Buchnummer des Verkäufers IB-9780231112574