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

Stockbridge: Reichner, 1978. hardcover. 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. very good(+).

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.

Price: $50.00

Item #233863

See all items in ARCHAEOLOGY, MYTHOLOGY
See all items by