The Celestial Brides: The Visions of the Eastern Paradise Infiltrate the Mediterranean Afterlife. A Study in Mythology and Archaeology.
Place Published: Stockbridge
Date Published: 1978
Description: Introduction by Marie Delcourt, Preface by Jan Van Der Marck. Illustrated with 152 plates, and several in-text figures. 275pp of text. Short thick 4to, blue cloth. Stockbridge, MA: Herbert Reichner, 1978. First edition. A very good (+) copy.
Comments: Study of the Oriental-Asiatic vision of a sensual afterlife as it influenced Mediterranean eschatology and art. From the library of art historian Meyer Schapiro.Binding: hardcover
Condition: very good(+)
Book ID: 233863