Oxford: Basil Blackwell, 1991. FIRST EDITION. Item #16343
A FINE CLOTH COPY IN DUST JACKET. Traces the origins and history of Gnosticism, from its beginning in the first two centuries AD, and the development of Gnostic beliefs and mystic philosophy, and demonstrates the links between Gnosticism and the heretical movements of early medieval Europe.[xxii], 269 pages with index. Octavo.