Dictionary of Christian Biography and Literature to the End of the Sixth Century

A Dictionary of Christian Biography and Literature to the End of the Sixth Century A.D., with an Account of the Principal Sects and Heresies is a 1911 religious encyclopedia of biographies.

Edited by William C. Piercy and Henry Wace, Dean of Canterbury (1836–1924) in English-language version, it is in the public domain as of 2004. The Christian Classics Ethereal Library has scanned the original printed copy.[1] In 1999, Hendrickson Publishers reprinted it under the title A Dictionary of Early Christian Biography.[2]

Its predecessor was A Dictionary of Christian Biography, Literature, Sects and Doctrines (four volumes, 1877–87) edited by Wace and William Smith.[3] That in turn represented an updated version of Smith's Bible Dictionary of 1863.

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  1. ^ "A Dictionary of Early Christian Biography and Literature to the End of the Sixth Century A.D., with an account of the Principal Sects and Heresies". ccel.org. Christian Classics Ethereal library.
  2. ^ A Dictionary of Early Christian Biography And Literature to the End of the Sixth Century A.D., with an Account of the Principal Sects and Heresies (PDF). Peabody: Hendrickson Publishers. 1999. ISBN 1-56563-460-8.
  3. ^ A Dictionary of Christian Biography, Literature, Sects and Doctrines. London: John Murray, Albemarle Street.

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