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Excerpt from Shenoute of Atripe’s “Discourse” 8

Coptic (Egypt)

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Excerpt from Shenoute of Atripe’s “Discourse” 8, Ink on parchment, Coptic (Egypt)

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General Collection, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University