Isis in the Ancient World
By (author) Reginald Eldred Witt
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Isis in the Ancient World by Reginald Eldred Witt
Book DescriptionWorship of the Egyptian goddess Isis dates as far back as 2500 B.C. and extended at least until the fifth century A.D. throughout the Roman world. The importance of her cult is attested to in Apuleius's Golden Ass, and evidence of its influence has been found in places as far apart as Afghanistan and Portugal, the Black Sea and northern England. The first study to document the extent and complexity of the cult's influence on Graeco-Roman and early Christian culture, R. E. Witt's acclaimed Isis in the Ancient World is now available in paperback.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780801856426
(222mm x 146mm x 20mm)
Imprint: Johns Hopkins University Press
Publisher: Johns Hopkins University Press
Publish Date: 15-Jul-1997
Country of Publication: United States
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Originally published in 1937, this book examines the subject of the Didaskalikos and its often overlooked author Albinus.
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Author Biography - Reginald Eldred Witt
R. E. Witt (1903-1980) taught at Queen Mary's College, University of London, and is also the author of Albinus and the History of Middle Platonism.
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