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Saints, Santos, and Shrines

By: Annerino, John

Price: $8.41

Publisher: Layton, UT, Gibbs Smith: 2013

Seller ID: 135289

ISBN: 1423631404

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 144 pages. Pictorial cover. Many color photos. View more info

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San Zeno: Bible Des Pauvres, Porte De Bronze De Verone

By: Gazzola, Piero

Price: $35.00

Publisher: France, Mermod: 1956

Seller ID: 144770

Condition: Very Good


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Small tears on cover. 9 3/8"w x 12 1/2"h. 140 pages. Black and white photos. Text in French. A bit musty smelling. View more info

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Mediaeval Folk in Painting

By: Johnston, Ann

Price: $8.08

Publisher: Australia, Sally Milner Publishing Pty, Limited: 1994

Seller ID: 110950

ISBN: 1863511385

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked copy with a tight binding. 146 pages; many color photos. 146 page book showing how to illustrate paintings, crafts, objects (boxes, trays, panels, etc.) with mediaval motifs. Chapters include General techniques, Lords, ladies lists and lovers, Monks, manuscripts and motifs, Saints, scholars and symbols, Travellers, towns and traders, minstrels, madrigals, and maypoles, with a 20 - some page section at the back with project patterns in b&w outlines View more info

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New Picture Book of Saints, Saint Joseph Edition

By: Lovasik, Larence G.

Price: $14.95

Publisher: N Y, Catholic Book Publishing Co.: 1979

Seller ID: 138891

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 124 pages. 6 1/8"w x 9 1/8"h. Super brightly colored pictorial cover and interior illustrations on every page. One saint per page, with short biography and details of (often gory) death: "At one stroke her head was cut off, and the angels took her soul to heaven." View more info

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Clash of Gods: A Reinterpretation of Early Christian Art, The

By: Mathews, Thomas F.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Princeton, New Jersey, Princeton University Press: 1993

Seller ID: 140830

ISBN: 0691001596

Condition: Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. 223 pages. "Between the third and sixth centuries, the ancient gods, goddesses, and heroes who had populated the imagination of humankind for a millennium were replaced by a new imagery of Christ and his saints. Thomas Mathews explores the many different, often surprising, artistic images and religious interpretations of Christ during this period. Suggesting that Christian images borrow from the rival imagery of the ancient gods, Mathews makes it possible to appreciate hitherto neglected aspects of Christ in the new art: Christ as magician,... View more info

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Holy Women of the Syrian Orient (Transformation of the Classical Heritage)

By: No Author

Price: $22.50

Publisher: University of California Press: 1987

Seller ID: 141030

ISBN: 0520057058

Condition: Near Fine


Book is in excellent condition with a litlte fading at upper and lower cloth binding edges as the only indication of use. Binding is solid and square, covers have sharp corners, exterior shows no other blemishes, text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Dust jacket shows the slightest signs of shelf wear only, no tears. 197 pages, a collection of fifteen hagiographies about holy women, translated from the Syriac dating from between the fourth and seventh centuries A.D. View more info

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Folk Art of Spain and the Americas: El Alma Del Pueblo

By: Oettinger, Marion Jr.

Price: $14.95

Publisher: San Antonio Museum of Art: 1997

Seller ID: 145191

ISBN: 1883502063

Condition: Near Fine


A clean, unmarked book with a tight binding. Slight edge wear to cover. 200 pages. 8 1/2"w x 11"h. View more info

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Swiss Stained Glass of The Fourteenth Century from the Church of Koenigsfelden

By: Stettler, Michael

Price: $25.00

Publisher: London, B.T. Batsford / Iris Books: 1949

Edition: Ex Library

Seller ID: 134240

Condition: Very Good


Ex-library book with the usual stamps, stickers, etc. Binding is solid and text/interior is clean and free of marking of any kind. Ugly on the outside, but pretty on the inside. Book shows light wear only. Large format book: 10"w x 13 3/4"h. Fifteen tipped-in full color plates (one plate is missing). Quite lavish: plates are mounted on heavy paper. Rich color. With 32 pages of text and a few b&w illustrations. View more info