The Ecclesiastical History of Socrates .... Comprising a History of the Church in Seven Books, from the Accession of Constantine, A.D. 305, to the 38th. Year of Theodosius II, including a Period of 140 Years. Translated from the Greek. SOCRATES With notes Selected from Valesius, Socrates Scholasticus or the Advocate.
The Ecclesiastical History of Socrates .... Comprising a History of the Church in Seven Books, from the Accession of Constantine, A.D. 305, to the 38th. Year of Theodosius II, including a Period of 140 Years. Translated from the Greek.

The Ecclesiastical History of Socrates .... Comprising a History of the Church in Seven Books, from the Accession of Constantine, A.D. 305, to the 38th. Year of Theodosius II, including a Period of 140 Years. Translated from the Greek.

London: G. Bell and Sons, Ltd., 1914. Reprint. Hardcover, Small octavo. xx + 450 pp. Original black cloth, gilt title, etc. to spine, blind stamp emblem and rules to front board. A pleasant edition of the "Historia Ecclesiastica" by the 5th-century C.E. Christian church historian Socrates Scholasticus (Socrates of Constantinople: ca. 380 – 439) which covers the history of late ancient Christianity from 305 to 439. This version was first published in the Bohn's library series in 1853. Very light shelf-wear, a few small bumps to bottom edge and bottom corners bruised and lightly rubbed. A little light toning, previous owner's details on front free-endpaper. Overall at tight, clean VG+ copy. Item #23083

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