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ABzF Acta Byzantina Fennica
ACW Ancient Christian Writers: The Works of the Fathers in Translation (New York)
AJP American Journal of Philology
AnBoll Analecta Bollandiana
ANRW J. Vogt et al., eds. Aufstieg und Niedergang der römischen Welt (Berlin and New York, 1972–)
ATh Acts of Paul and Thekla (for critical text, see LB below)
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BHG F. Halkin, Bibliotheca Hagiographica Graeca, 3rd ed. (Brussels, 1969)
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DOP Dumbarton Oaks Papers
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GRBS Greek, Roman, and Byzantine Studies
HTR Harvard Theological Review
IG Inscriptiones Graecae (Berlin, 1897–)
JBL Journal of Biblical Literature
JECS Journal of Early Christian Studies
JESHO Journal of the Economic and Social History of the Orient
JJS Journal of Jewish Studies
JRS Journal of Roman Studies
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LB Lipsius and Bonnet 1891, esp. vol. 1, pp. 235–272
LCL Loeb Classical Library (London and Cambridge, MA)
LM Life and Miracles of Saint Thekla (for critical text, see Dagron 1978 in References)
LSJ H. G. Liddell, R. Scott, and H. S. Jones, eds. A Greek-English Lexicon, 9th ed. with supplement (Oxford, 1968)
NPNF Nicene and Post-Nicene Fathers (Edinburgh)
NTS New Testament Studies
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OCT Oxford Classical Texts (Oxford)
ODB A. Kazhdan et al., eds. Oxford Dictionary of Byzantium, 3 vols. (Oxford, 1991)
ODCC Oxford Dictionary of the Christian Church, 3rd ed. (Oxford, 1997)
OLD Oxford Latin Dictionary (Oxford, reprint 1997)
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TAPA Transactions of the American Philological Association
TU Texte und Untersuchungen zur Geschichte der altchristlichen Literatur (Leipzig)
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