Anastasius Bibliothecarius

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Anastasius Bibliothecarius (d. ca. 879 CE) earned his epithet from his service over ten years as librarian in the court of Pope Hadrian II.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Encyclopedia of Ancient History
EditorsRoger S. Bagnall, Kai Brodersen, Craige B. Champion, Andrew Erskine, Sabine R. Huebner
Place of PublicationChichester, UK
PublisherWiley-Blackwell, Wiley
Number of pages2
ISBN (Electronic)9781444338386
ISBN (Print)9781405179355
Publication statusPublished - 2012
Externally publishedYes


  • Byzantine history
  • Christianity
  • classical languages
  • political history
  • religious history

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