The Gnostic Gospels by Elaine Pagels

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The first major and eminently readable book on gnosticism benefiting from the discovery in 1945 of a collection of Gnostic Christian texts at Nag Hammadi in Egypt.

- The New York Times Book Review

The 410th greatest nonfiction book of all time


This book is on the following lists:

  1. - 72nd on The Modern Library | 100 Best Nonfiction (The Modern Library)

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