The Alexiad  -     By: Anna Komene
Buy Item InStock18.00$18.00 Retail: $20.00 Save 10% ($2.00) Add To Cart


Add To Wishlist

The Alexiad

Penguin Books / 2009 / Paperback

$18.00 (CBD Price)
|
Retail: $20.00
|
Save 10% ($2.00)
Availability: In Stock
CBD Stock No: WW455274

Current Promotions
* This product is available for shipment only to the USA.
* This product is not available for expedited shipping.
  • Others Also Purchased (15)
Others Also Purchased (15)
Description
Availability
Price
Add
Include
  1. In Stock
    $8.64
    Retail: $12.00
    Add To Cart
    $8.64
  2. In Stock
    $10.99
    Retail: $15.00
    Add To Cart
    $10.99
  3. In Stock
    $13.50
    Retail: $15.00
    Add To Cart
    $13.50
  4. In Stock
    $14.40
    Retail: $16.00
    Add To Cart
    $14.40
  5. In Stock
    $14.40
    Retail: $16.00
    Add To Cart
    $14.40
  6. In Stock
    $13.50
    Retail: $15.00
    Add To Cart
    $13.50
  7. In Stock
    $15.30
    Retail: $17.00
    Add To Cart
    $15.30
  8. In Stock
    $14.40
    Retail: $16.00
    Add To Cart
    $14.40
  9. In Stock
    $14.40
    Retail: $16.00
    Add To Cart
    $14.40
  10. In Stock
    $11.70
    Retail: $13.00
    Add To Cart
    $11.70
  11. In Stock
    $14.40
    Retail: $16.00
    Add To Cart
    $14.40
  12. In Stock
    $13.50
    Retail: $15.00
    Add To Cart
    $13.50

Product Information

Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 608
Vendor: Penguin Books
Publication Date: 2009
Dimensions: 7.75 X 5.06 (inches)
ISBN: 0140455272
ISBN-13: 9780140455274
Availability: In Stock

Other Customers Also Purchased

  1. Poetics
    Poetics
    Malcom Heath
    Penguin Classics / 1997 / Trade Paperback
    $11.70 Retail: $13.00 Save 10% ($1.30)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW446362
  2. Eyrbyggja Saga
    Eyrbyggja Saga
    Penguin Books / 1989 / Trade Paperback
    $14.40 Retail: $16.00 Save 10% ($1.60)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW445307
  3. The Tale of Genji
    The Tale of Genji
    Murasaki Shikibu
    Random House, Inc / 1990 / Trade Paperback
    $14.36 Retail: $15.95 Save 10% ($1.59)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW729534
  4. Prayers for Prodigals: 90 Days of Prayer for Your Child
    Prayers for Prodigals: 90 Days of Prayer for Your Child
    James Banks
    Discovery House Music / 2011 / Trade Paperback
    $9.49 Retail: $12.99 Save 27% ($3.50)
    5 Stars Out Of 5 19 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW934528

Related Products

  1. Prayer For A Pastor Framed Art Clock
    Prayer For A Pastor Framed Art Clock
    Christian Brands / 2015 / Gift
    $64.99 Retail: $74.99 Save 13% ($10.00)
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW5711445
  2. Math-U-See Pre-Algebra Level Up Set
    Math-U-See Pre-Algebra Level Up Set
    Math-U-See / Other
    $110.00
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW500586
  3. BJU English: Writing & Grammar Grade 4, Homeschool Kit (Second Edition)
    BJU English: Writing & Grammar Grade 4, Homeschool Kit (Second Edition)
    BJU Press / Other
    $100.80
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 4 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW207993
  4. What on Earth Am I Here For?
    What on Earth Am I Here For?
    Rick Warren
    Zondervan / 2004 / Trade Paperback
    $1.19 Retail: $1.49 Save 20% ($0.30)
    4.5 Stars Out Of 5 146 Reviews
    Availability: In Stock
    CBD Stock No: WW64839

Publisher's Description

A revised edition of a medieval masterpiece-the first narrative history written by a woman

Written between 1143 and 1153 by the daughter of Byzantine Emperor Alexios I Komnenos, The Alexiad is one of the most popular and revealing primary sources in the vast canon of medieval literature. Princess Anna Komnene, eldest child of the imperial couple, reveals the inner workings of the court, profiles its many extraordinary personages, and offers a firsthand account of immensely significant events such as the First Crusade, as well as its impact on the relationship between eastern and western Christianity. A celebrated triumph of Byzantine letters, this is an unparalleled view of the glorious Constantinople and the medieval world.

For more than seventy years, Penguin has been the leading publisher of classic literature in the English-speaking world. With more than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents a global bookshelf of the best works throughout history and across genres and disciplines. Readers trust the series to provide authoritative texts enhanced by introductions and notes by distinguished scholars and contemporary authors, as well as up-to-date translations by award-winning translators.

Author Bio

E. R. A. Sewter was a well-known Byzantine scholar and the editor of Greece and Rome. His translation of The Alexiad of Anna Komnene is still published in Penguin Classics. He died in 1976.

Product Reviews

Be the first to write a review!

Ask Christianbook

Back
×

Ask Christianbook

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Search