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Hardcover Earthquakes and Gardens: Saint Hilarion's Cyprus Book

ISBN: 0226823229

ISBN13: 9780226823225

Earthquakes and Gardens: Saint Hilarion's Cyprus

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Essays about ruination, resilience, reading, and religion generated by a reflection on a fourth-century hagiography.

In Jerome's Life of Saint Hilarion, a fourth-century saint briefly encounters the ruins of an earthquake-toppled city and a haunted garden in Cyprus. From these two fragmentary passages, Virginia Burrus delivers a series of sweeping meditations on our experience of place and the more-than-human worlds--the earth...

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