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Book of Hours Illuminations
Book of Hours Illuminations
by Simon Marmion
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Books of Hours are among the most striking examples of medieval illuminated manuscripts. Commissioned by wealthy men and women for their private religious devotions, these beautifully decorated books contain prayers for the eight canonical hours of the... (read more)

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Religious Art in France of the Thirteenth Century
Religious Art in France of the Thirteenth Century
by Emile Male
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This classic by a noted art historian focuses on French cathedrals of the 13th century as the apotheosis of the medieval style. Topics include iconography, bestiaries, illustrated calendars, the gospels, secular history, and many other aspects. "The most... (read more)

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Angels in Art Cards: 24 Ready-To-Mail Cards (Card Books)
Angels in Art Cards: 24 Ready-To-Mail Cards (Card Books)
by Carol Belanger (edt) Grafton
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Magnificent treasury of 24 full-color cards depicting heavenly creatures as interpreted by great masters: Botticelli's Annunciation, Raphael's Sistine Madonna, Giotto's Ognissanti Madonna, Allegri's Allegory of the Virtues, and more from da Vinci... (read more)

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The Temple: Meeting Place of Heaven and Earth (Art and Imagination)
The Temple: Meeting Place of Heaven and Earth (Art and Imagination)
by John Lundquist
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This cross-cultural compendium shows how the holy meeting place is common to faiths and sites from Greece to Mexico, from Jerusalem to Cambodia and beyond.... (read more)

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The Human Figure and Jewish Culture
The Human Figure and Jewish Culture
by Eliane Strosberg
About the Author
Eliane Strosberg, who holds an M.D. and a Ph.D. from the Université Libre de Bruxelles, enjoyed a successful career as an international management consultant. She has also worked in the research laboratory of the Boston Museum of Fine Arts and... (read more)

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Christ in Art (Temporis)
Christ in Art (Temporis)
by Joseph Lewis French
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  Since the dawn of Christianity, artists have been fascinated and stirred by the figure of Christ. His likeness appears in frescoes on the walls of catacombs that date from Roman times; he is featured in the stained glass windows of Gothic... (read more)

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Don't Be Discourage
Don't Be Discourage
by Akaya Marie Akaya
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Don't Be Discorage is a must to read by everyone because life is a battle. All men fall and only great men rises. There is no duplicate in life. to whom much is given; much is expected. Gold has to past through fi re for it to be beautiful. A pregnant... (read more)

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Getting Your Knees Right!: Interceding and Communcating with the Father
Getting Your Knees Right!: Interceding and Communcating with the Father
by Shirley Graves
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Getting your Knees Right Can cause the world to change by having a better relationship with God, and also in helping to spread the good news. It aids in getting your attention to intercede and to have better communication with the Father. God is calling... (read more)

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Icons: Divine Beauty
Icons: Divine Beauty
by Richard Temple
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'This beautiful book provides us with a rare opportunity to gaze with delight on good reproductions of icons so that we may engage with their great beauty and powerful mystery. I here record my gratitude to Richard Temple.' --Sister Wendy Beckett... (read more)

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The Possessions of a Cardinal: Politics, Piety, and Art, 1450-1700
The Possessions of a Cardinal: Politics, Piety, and Art, 1450-1700
by Mary (edt) Hollingsworth
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Cardinals occupied a unique place in the world of early modern Europe, their distinctive red hats the visible signs not only of impressive careers at the highest rank the pope could bestow, but also of their high social status and political influence on... (read more)

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America in the Memory of an Arab
America in the Memory of an Arab
by Zaher Abed
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This book is the harvest of my observations and reflections about the great American society of which i am a proud member. Greatful to be adopted, after been abandonned by my own country-Egypt, still i raise, out of love, some grievences in the three... (read more)

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The Human Figure and Jewish Culture
The Human Figure and Jewish Culture
by Eliane Strosberg
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Translation and revision of: Humanisme et expressionnisme: la representation de la figure humaine et l'experience juive.... (read more)

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Sacred and Profane Beauty: The Holy in Art (American Academy of Religion Texts and Translations)
Sacred and Profane Beauty: The Holy in Art (American Academy of Religion Texts and Translations)
by Gerardus Van Der Leeuw
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Gerardus van der Leeuw was one of the first to attempt a rapprochement between theology and the arts, and his influence continues to be felt in what is now a burgeoning field. Sacred and Profane is the fullest expression of his pursuit of a theological... (read more)

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God and the Creative Imagination: Metaphor, Symbol and Myth in Religion and Theology
God and the Creative Imagination: Metaphor, Symbol and Myth in Religion and Theology
by Paul D. L. Avis
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A mere metaphor, only symbolic, just a myth--these tell tale phrases reveal how figurative language has been cheapened and devalued in our modern and postmodern culture. In "God and the Creative Imagination," Paul Avis argues the contrary: metaphor... (read more)

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Signs of Grace: Religion and American Art in the Gilded Age
Signs of Grace: Religion and American Art in the Gilded Age
by Kristin Schwain
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Schwain (American art and architecture, U. of Missouri-Columbia) examines the religious work of four late 19th-century American artists--Thomas Eakins, F. Holland Day, Abbott Handerson Thayer, and Henry Ossawa Tanner--arguing that art and religion at... (read more)

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Sister Wendy on the Art of Christmas
Sister Wendy on the Art of Christmas
by Wendy Beckett
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Imagine going on a tour of a world-class art museum with a talented and insightful curator. But instead of just focusing on the history, technique, and cultural significance of each piece, you have the opportunity to reflect on the spiritual aspects of... (read more)

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Stories in Stone
Stories in Stone
by Douglas Keister
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Stories in Stone provides history along with images of a wide variety of common and not-so-common cemetery symbols, and offers an in-depth examination of stone relics and the personal and intimate details they display-flora and fauna, religious icons... (read more)

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Transfigurations
Transfigurations
by Alex Grey
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The long awaited follow up to his bestselling 'Sacred Mirrors'.... (read more)

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The Art of Stations of the Cross
The Art of Stations of the Cross
by Martin Erspamer
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Deepen your experience of this solemn season and prepare to participate more fully in the time-honored devotion of the Stations of the Cross through illustrations that inspire prayer and reflection. Presented here in CDROM format for projection and... (read more)

Available December 2014
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Treasury of Bible Illustrations: Old and New Testaments (Dover Pictorial Archives)
Treasury of Bible Illustrations: Old and New Testaments (Dover Pictorial Archives)
by Julius S Carolsfeld
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Painstakingly reproduced from a rare volume of German engravings, this splendid work comprises all of the Bible's best-loved, most-quoted stories. Imaginative illustrations depict 105 episodes from the Old Testament and 74 scenes from the New Testament... (read more)

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