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The Resource On prophecy, dreams and human imagination : Synesius, De insomniis, introduction, text, translation and interpretative essays by Donald A. Russell [and 6 others] ; edited by Donald A. Russell and Heinz-Günther Nesselrath, (electronic book)

On prophecy, dreams and human imagination : Synesius, De insomniis, introduction, text, translation and interpretative essays by Donald A. Russell [and 6 others] ; edited by Donald A. Russell and Heinz-Günther Nesselrath, (electronic book)

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On prophecy, dreams and human imagination : Synesius, De insomniis
Title
On prophecy, dreams and human imagination
Title remainder
Synesius, De insomniis
Statement of responsibility
introduction, text, translation and interpretative essays by Donald A. Russell [and 6 others] ; edited by Donald A. Russell and Heinz-Günther Nesselrath
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Writer of added commentary
Subject
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Language
eng
Summary
Synesius' essay De insomniis ('On Dreams') inquires into the meaning and importance of dreams for human beings and treats themes - most of all the relationship of humans to higher spheres -, which for religiously- and philosophically-minded people are still important today
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Cataloging source
OCoLC-P
Dewey number
290
Index
index present
LC call number
PA4441.S7
LC item number
D3 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1957-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Russell, D. A.
  • Nesselrath, Heinz-Günther
  • Synesius
  • Synesius
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  • Synesius
  • Dreams
  • Prophecy
  • Imagination
Label
On prophecy, dreams and human imagination : Synesius, De insomniis, introduction, text, translation and interpretative essays by Donald A. Russell [and 6 others] ; edited by Donald A. Russell and Heinz-Günther Nesselrath, (electronic book)
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online resource
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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txt
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rdacontent
Contents
Text [of De insomniis], translation and notes / text and translation by Donald A. Russell -- Essays. Outline of a general history of speculation about dreams / Ursula Bittrich -- Phantasia in De insomniis / Anne Sheppard -- Dream divination and the neoplatonic search for salvation / Sebastian Gertz -- Synesius and the pneumatic vehicle of the soul in early neoplatonism / Ilinca Tanaseanu-Döbler -- Rhetoric in De insomniis : critique and practice / Donald A. Russell -- Nikephoros Gregoras' commentary on Synesius, De insomniis / Börje Bydén
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103624
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online
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9783161564314
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c
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Knowledge Unlatched
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On prophecy, dreams and human imagination : Synesius, De insomniis, introduction, text, translation and interpretative essays by Donald A. Russell [and 6 others] ; edited by Donald A. Russell and Heinz-Günther Nesselrath, (electronic book)
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Text [of De insomniis], translation and notes / text and translation by Donald A. Russell -- Essays. Outline of a general history of speculation about dreams / Ursula Bittrich -- Phantasia in De insomniis / Anne Sheppard -- Dream divination and the neoplatonic search for salvation / Sebastian Gertz -- Synesius and the pneumatic vehicle of the soul in early neoplatonism / Ilinca Tanaseanu-Döbler -- Rhetoric in De insomniis : critique and practice / Donald A. Russell -- Nikephoros Gregoras' commentary on Synesius, De insomniis / Börje Bydén
Control code
103624
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 208 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9783161564314
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Knowledge Unlatched
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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