Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

sign up for Boomerang Books BulletinGet Latest Book News + FREE Shipping. Subscribe to the Boomerang Books Bulletin eNewsletter right now!

Description - Dumbarton Oaks Papers by Alice-Mary Talbot

This latest volume of "Dumbarton Oaks Papers" focuses in part on literary and historical texts: historicism in Byzantine thought and literature; the "Chronicle of Matthew of Edessa", encompassing the First Crusade and the Armenian diaspora; and a reappraisal of the satirical prose work Mazaris' "Journey to Hades". The history and architecture of the Cypriot Monastery of Saint John Chrysostomos at Koutsovendis occupy a lengthy and informative chapter, which also includes a first edition of the "Letter of Nikon of the Black Mountain to the Founder George." The volume also contains selected papers from the "2005 Dumbarton Oaks symposium" on the archaeological evidence for settlement patterns in Anatolia and the Levant between 500 and 1000.

Buy Dumbarton Oaks Papers by Alice-Mary Talbot from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780884023524
ISBN-10: 0884023524
Format: Paperback
(284mm x 222mm x 26mm)
Pages: 328
Imprint: Dumbarton Oaks Research Library & Collection
Publisher: Dumbarton Oaks Research Library & Collection
Publish Date: 1-Mar-2008
Country of Publication: United States

Book Reviews - Dumbarton Oaks Papers by Alice-Mary Talbot

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Dumbarton Oaks Papers book by Alice-Mary Talbot and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review

Author Biography - Alice-Mary Talbot

Alice-Mary Talbot is Director of Byzantine Studies at Dumbarton Oaks Research Library and Collection.

Books By Alice-Mary Talbot

Holy Men of Mount Athos by Alice-Mary Talbot
Hardback, April 2016
Life of Saint Basil the Younger by Alice-Mary Talbot
Hardback, June 2014
Becoming Byzantine by Alice-Mary Talbot
Paperback, January 2014
Dumbarton Oaks Papers by Alice-Mary Talbot
Hardback, May 2012