Publisher description for Hexaemeron / Anastasius of Sinai ; edited and translated by Clement A. Kuehn and John D. Baggarly ; with a foreword by Joseph A. Munitiz.


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The Hexaemeron, attributed to Anastasios of Sinai (ob. post 700) is one of the most extensive mystical allegories
surviving from the Byzantine era. The author offers in twelve books an anagogical exegesis of the first three
chapters of Genesis.



Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Bible. -- O.T. -- Genesis -- Criticism, interpretation, etc. -- Early works to 1800.