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St. Basil the Great, 329-379 a life with excerpts from his work by T. James Hanrahan

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Published by Basilian Press in Toronto .
Written in English


  • Basil, -- Saint, Bishop of Caesarea, -- ca. 329-379.

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Statementby James Hanrahan.
ContributionsBasil, Saint, Bishop of Caesarea, ca. 329-379.
LC ClassificationsBR1720.B3 H3
The Physical Object
Pagination[v], 216 p. :
Number of Pages216
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14793918M

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