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Author Purvis, Andrea L.
Title Singular dedications : founders and innovators of private cults in classical Greece / Andrea Purvis.
Imprint New York ; London : Routledge, 2003.

Author Purvis, Andrea L.
Series Studies in classics (Routledge (Firm)) ; 1
Studies in classics (Routledge (Firm)) ; 1.
Subject Xenophon -- Religion.
Cults -- Greece -- History.
Greece -- Religion.
Description 1 online resource (xv, 202 pages).
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Book Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; List of Figures; Series Editors' Foreword; Preface; Abbreviations; CHAPTER 1 Approaching Private Cults; CHAPTER 2 Xenocratia; CHAPTER 3 Archedamus of Thera; CHAPTER 4 Xenophon; Conclusion; Notes; Bibliography; Index of Ancient Sources; Index of Divinities.
Summary Often ignored in studies of Classical Greek religion, private cults were widespread in the Hellenistic world. This is the first comprehensive study of this phenomenon.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 0203496450 (electronic bk.)
9780203496459 (electronic bk.)
9781135886714 (e-book ; PDF)
9781135886660 (e-book ; Mobi)
9781135886707 (e-book ; ePub)
9780415861342 (paperback)
0415967015 (Cloth)
OCLC # 252908062
Additional Format Print version: Purvis, Andrea, 1957- Singular dedications. New York ; London : Routledge, 2003 (DLC) 2003000723

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