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    DescriptionPhotius was a ninth-century patriarch of Constantinople who compiled summaries of 280 books he had read, known at the Bibliotheca. It deals with Attic, Hellenistic, Roman imperial and Byzantine sources, about half of which are now lost. Here Nigel Wilson presents an annotated edition in translation of a wide selection from these book reviews, with the aim of revealing the breadth of Photius' interests.


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    Title
    The Bibliotheca
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Photius, Volume editor N. G. Wilson
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 274
    Width: 160 mm
    Height: 239 mm
    Thickness: 23 mm
    Weight: 567 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780715626122
    ISBN 10: 0715626124
    Classifications

    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T3.4
    BIC E4L: LIT
    BIC subject category V2: DNF
    B&T Book Type: FI
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    BIC subject category V2: GL
    BIC language qualifier (language as subject) V2: 2ADL
    BIC subject category V2: DSBB
    BISAC V2.8: FIC004000
    Ingram Subject Code: LC
    Libri: I-LC
    Ingram Theme: CHRN/ANCIEN
    B&T General Subject: 500
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 02
    B&T Merchandise Category: POD
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 35
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Modifier: Geographic Designator: 07
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 62
    BISAC V2.8: LIT004190
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 17340
    BISAC V2.8: FOR033000, LCO003000
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 880.9/001
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 880.9001
    LC subject heading: ,
    DC20: 888.0208
    LC classification: 96124141, PA5330.B5 E5 1994
    Thema V1.0: DNT, DNL, DSBB, GL
    Thema language qualifier V1.0: 2ADL
    Edition
    Annotated
    Edition statement
    annotated edition
    Illustrations note
    black & white illustrations
    Publisher
    Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
    Imprint name
    Gerald Duckworth & Co Ltd
    Publication date
    01 April 2013
    Publication City/Country
    London
    Author Information
    Nigel Wilson is Emeritus Fellow of Lincoln College, Oxford.