Item #273989 The Secret Books of the Egyptian Gnostics: An Introduction to the Gnostic Coptic Manuscripts Discovered at Chenoboskion -- with an English Translation and critical evalution of The Gospel According to Thomas. Jean Doresse.

The Secret Books of the Egyptian Gnostics: An Introduction to the Gnostic Coptic Manuscripts Discovered at Chenoboskion -- with an English Translation and critical evalution of The Gospel According to Thomas

Inner Traditions International, June 1986. First Thus. Trade Paperback. Used - Acceptable. Item #273989
ISBN: 0892811072

A collection of sacred Gnostic texts, believed by many scholars to surpass the Dead Sea Scrolls in importance, discovered in the late 1940s after being concealed for sixteen centuries. Includes the famous Gospel According to Thomas.

Grubby octavo with soiling/dust stains. Complete number string. First/first U.S. paperback edition. Underlining, side notes in ink and pencil. Also internal markings, Dust stains & foxing to textblock edges. Dog-earred & creased corners. Reading copy. [445 pages]

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