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The tree of gnosis : gnostic mythology from early Christianity to modern nihilism / Ioan P. Couliano ; translated into English by H.S. Wiesner and the author.

Author/Creator:
Culianu, Ioan P.
Standardized Title:
Gnoses dualistes d'Occident. English
Edition:
1st HarperCollins ed.
Publication:
[San Francisco] : HarperSanFrancisco, 1992.
Format/Description:
Book
xviii, 296 p. ; 25 cm.
Subjects:
Gnosticism -- History.
Contents:
Dualism : a chronology
Myths about Gnosticism : an introduction
Gnostic myth 1 : fallen wisdom
Gnostic myth 2 : the ignorant demiurge
The abolition of the law and of the actual father : Marcion of Sinope
Manichaean my
Paulicianism or popular Marcionism
Bogomilism : a pseudodualism
The two religions of the Cathars
The tree of Gnosis
Modern nihilism.
Notes:
Rev. translation of: Les gnoses dualistes d'Occident.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 270-280) and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Anne and Joseph Trachtman Memorial Book Fund.
Contributor:
Anne and Joseph Trachtman Memorial Book Fund.
ISBN:
0060616156 (alk. paper) :
OCLC:
23583785
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