The Celestial Brides: The Visions of the Eastern Paradise Infiltrate the Mediterranean Afterlife. A Study in Mythology and Archaeology.

ALVAREZ, Octavio.

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Place Published: Stockbridge
Publisher: Reichner
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(+)
ISBN: 0960152008
Language: English
Type: Books

Book ID: 233863

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By This Author: ALVAREZ, Octavio.
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