The Golden Legend: Readings on the Saints

The Golden Legend: Readings on the Saints

by Jacobus de Voragine
     
 

"Since its completion around 1260, The Golden Legend has been a constant source of inspiration for Christian writers and artists, and it still reverberates within the Catholic tradition. Anyone interested in medieval religion and art and in Catholic culture will be delighted with this new edition of the English translation. Scholars and enthusiasts alike

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"Since its completion around 1260, The Golden Legend has been a constant source of inspiration for Christian writers and artists, and it still reverberates within the Catholic tradition. Anyone interested in medieval religion and art and in Catholic culture will be delighted with this new edition of the English translation. Scholars and enthusiasts alike will also enjoy Eamon Duffy's informative and engaging introduction to it."—Miri Rubin, Queen Mary University of London

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780691154077
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
Publication date:
04/22/2012
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
824
Sales rank:
526,565
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.20(h) x 1.70(d)

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