Mary through the centuries : her place in the history of culture
by Pelikan, Jaroslav, 1923-2006.
|Format:||Print Book 1996|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy|
The Virgin Mary has been an inspiration to more people than any other woman who ever lived. For Catholics, Protestants, Jews, and Muslims, for artists, musicians, and writers, and for women and men everywhere she has shown many faces and personified a variety of virtues. In this book, a scholar who is the author of numerous books - including the best-selling Jesus Through the Centuries - tells how Mary has been depicted and venerated through the ages.
Published ReviewsBooklist Review: "
Publisher's Weekly Review: "
-- Blessed Virgin, Saint
-- History of doctrines.
Mary, -- Blessed Virgin, Saint -- Theology.
|Publisher|| New Haven :Yale University Press,1996
x, 267 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (some color) ; 24 cm
Includes bibliographical references (pages 231-258) and indexes.
|ISBN||0300069510 (cloth : alk. paper)