African Zion: The Sacred Art of Ethiopia

By: Heldman, Marilyn; Munro-Hay, Stuart C. ; & Grierson, Roderic

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A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Slight edge wear. 272 pages. 8 5/8"w x 10 5/8"h. Contents: Dreaming of Jerusalem by Roderick Grierson; Ethiopia revealed : merchants, travelers, and scholars by Richard Pankhurst; Church and state in Ethiopia : the early centuries by Taddesse Tamrat; Church and state in Ethiopia : the sixteenth to the eighteenth century by Donald E. Crummey; Ethiopic literature by Getatchew Haile; Ethiopian manuscripts and paleography by Siegbert Uhlig; Linear decoration in Ethiopian manuscripts by Carla Zanotti-Eman; Maryam Seyon : Mary of Zion by Marilyn E. Heldman; Aksumite coinage by Stuart C. Munro- Hay; The heritage of late antiquity ; The Zagwe Dynasty : 1137-1270 ; The Early Solomonic Period : 1270-1527 ; The Late Solomonic Period : 1540-1769 by Marilyn E. Heldman. Many color illustrations.

Title: African Zion: The Sacred Art of Ethiopia

Author: Heldman, Marilyn; Munro-Hay, Stuart C. ; & Grierson, Roderic

Categories: Exhibition Catalog, Art,

Publisher: Yale University Press: 1993

ISBN Number: 0300059159

ISBN Number 13: 9780300059151

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good

Type: Art

Seller ID: 142856

Keywords: African Zion, Ethipia, Sacred, Christian art, Orthodox Church, Exhibition, African, Semitic, Religion,