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Doresse, Secret Books , p. 197;

Berliner Arbeitskreis, Die Bedeutung der Texte von Nag Hammadi , pp. 72-73;

Böhlig, Die griechische Schule pp. 16-17;

Robinson, The Three Steles of Seth p. 139;

Pearson (Introduction and Translation), Marsanes X,1 The Nag Hammadi Library , pp. 417-426;

Pearson, The Tractate Marsanes

According to the most plausible reconstruction of Codex X, this fragmentary codex contains a single tractate whose title, Marsanes, occurs on the last page at the end of the tract…

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“Marsanes”, in: The Coptic Gnostic Library — A Complete Edition of the Nag Hammadi Codices, Editor in Chief: James M. Robinson. Consulted online on 21 February 2019 <>
First published online: 2012

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