On Genesis: Two books on Genesis against the Manichees ; and, On the literal interpretation of Genesis, an unfinished book
Catholic University of America Press, 1991 - Religion - 198 pages
Three major Augustine commentaries on the Book of Genesis, for the first time in one volume.
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St Augustine the Retractations
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