This volume is a further continuation of the annotated bibliographies on the writings and thought of the Jewish exegete and philosopher Philo of Alexandria prepared by Roberto Radice and David Runia for the years 1937–1986 published in 1988 and by David Runia for the years 1987–1996 published in 2000. Prepared with the collaboration of the International Philo Bibliography Project, it contains a complete listing of all scholarly writings on Philo for the period 1997 to 2006. Part One lists texts, translations, commentaries etc. (58 items). Part Two contains critical studies (1024 items). In part Three additional works for the years 1987–1996 are presented (42 items). In all cases a brief description of the contents of the contribution is given. Seven indices, including a detailed Index of subjects, complete the work.
David T Runia is Master of Queen’s College and Professorial Fellow in the School of Historical and Philosophical Studies at the University of Melbourne. He has published extensively on the writings and thought of Philo of Alexandria, and has been editor of
The Studia Philonica Annual since 1989.
Table of contents
Preface Introduction List of contributors List of abbrevations Part One Bibliographies Critical editions Translations into modern languages Anthologies Commentaries Indices and lexicographical works Journal Internet sites Part Two Critical studies 1997–2006 Part Three Additional items 1987–1996 Corrigenda Annotated bibliography 1987–1986 Indices Index of authors Index of reviewers Index of biblical passages Index of Philonic passages Index of subjects Index of Greek terms Index of contributors
The book will be of interest for scholars working in the areas of classicial studies, ancient philosophy Jewish studies, New Testament and Early Church. As a valuable bibliographical resource it will be an essential purchase for all libraries serving scholars in these areas.