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Jacques-Paul Migne

(1800—1875)


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(1800–75),

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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