Proclus' hymns : essays, translations, commentary / by R.M. van den Berg.

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Berg, R. M. van den (Robbert Maarten), 1970-
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2001.
Series:Philosophia antiqua ; v. 90.
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Description
Summary:This work studies the hymns composed by the Neoplatonist Proclus in the context of his philosophy. Its main claim is that the hymns should be understood in the context of theurgy, the ritual art adopted by the Neoplatonists in order to obtain mystical experiences.
Physical Description:1 online resource (xi, 341 pages)
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 315-324) and indexes.
ISBN:1417507233
9781417507238
9047401034
9789047401032
Source of Description, Etc. Note:Print version record.