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    DescriptionThis is the most complete, up-to-date, one-volume, English-language edition of the renowned library of fourth-century Gnostic manuscripts discovered in Egypt in 1945, which rivaled the Dead Sea Scrolls find in significance. It includes the Gospel of Thomas, the Gospel of Mary, and the recently discovered Gospel of Judas, as well as other Gnostic gospels and sacred texts. This volume also includes introductory essays, notes, tables, glossary, index, etc. to help the reader understand the context and contemporary significance of these texts which have shed new light on early Christianity and ancient thought.


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    Title
    The Nag Hammadi Scriptures
    Subtitle
    The Revised and Updated Translation of Sacred Gnostic Texts Complete in One Volume
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Marvin Meyer
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 864
    Width: 152 mm
    Height: 229 mm
    Thickness: 43 mm
    Weight: 885 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780061626005
    ISBN 10: 0061626007
    Classifications

    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: REL
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T6.7
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: TP028
    Ingram Spring Arbor Market: Y
    Ingram Theme: RELI/CHRIST
    B&T Merchandise Category: REL
    B&T General Subject: 690
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25440
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 01
    BIC subject category V2: HRLC
    Ingram Theme: THEO/ACADEM
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 40
    LC classification: BL
    Ingram Subject Code: RY
    Libri: I-RY
    BISAC V2.8: REL072000, REL015000
    Abridged Dewey: 299
    ECPA Christian Book Category: GNRGSEHIB
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Approval Code: A13502500
    DC22: 229.8, 299.932
    BISAC V2.8: REL112000
    BIC subject category V2: HRQC1
    B&T Approval Code: A13150000
    BISAC V2.8: BIO000000, REL054000, REL033000
    Thema V1.0: QRM, GBC, NK, QRA, QRVA, QRYC1
    Edition
    Revised
    Edition statement
    International, Reprint, Revised, Updated
    Publisher
    HarperCollins Publishers Inc
    Imprint name
    HarperOne
    Publication date
    01 June 2009
    Publication City/Country
    New York