Hypatia — or New Foes with an Old Face by Charles Kingsley

Hypatia — or New Foes with an Old Face

By Charles Kingsley

  • Release Date: 1875-01-23
  • Genre: Fiction & Literature
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Hypatia — or New Foes with an Old Face centers upon a young orphan monk from a desert monastery who feels called to continue his religious life in the city. He discovers a sister, who is a prostitute living with a band of Goths. Other characters include Hypatia, a lady philosopher based on a historical personage; Cyril, Bishop of Alexandria; Felix, the Roman prefect; a Jewish man who has lost his faith; and an elderly Jewish woman who is like a sorceress. St. Augustine of Hippo makes a brief appearance.

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