Jacques-Paul Migne


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editor and publisher of theological literature. He published a vast collection of religious texts and dictionaries, notably the Patrologia Latina, a corpus of Latin ecclesiastical writers up to Innocent III (221 vols., 1844–64), and the Patrologia Graeca, of Greek writers to 1439 (162 vols., 1857–66); these collections remain a standard means of citation.

Subjects: Literature — Christianity.

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