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Scriptural Incipits on amulets from late antique Egypt : text, typology, and theory / Joseph E. Sanzo.

By: Sanzo, Joseph E, 1980-
Series: Studien und Texte zu Antike und Christentum = Studies and texts in antiquity and Christianity ; 84Publisher: Tübingen : Mohr Siebeck, 2014.Description: xiii, 219 p. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9783161529658 (paperback); 3161529650 (paperback)ISSN: 1436-3003Subject(s): Bible -- Use | Incipits | Amulets, Egyptian | Magic -- Egypt -- Religious aspects -- Christianity | Egypt -- Church history | Egypt -- History -- 30 B.C.-640 A.D
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Originally presented as the author's thesis (doctoral - Los Angeles) under the title: In the beginnings: the apotropaic use of scriptural incipits in late antique Egypt.

Includes bibliographical references and index.

AESJA14, AES2014