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The Oxford dictionary of Christian art & architecture

Author: Tom Devonshire Jones; Linda Murray; Peter Murray
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Second editionView all editions and formats
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This book explains a wide range of terms used in the study of the history of Christian art and architecture including subjects, topics, themes, artists, works, movements, and buildings. This long-awaited new edition of Peter and Linda Murray's classic text continues to provide an invaluable, authoritative, and engaging guide to interpreting Christian Art both for students and teachers of the subject, as well as  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tom Devonshire Jones; Linda Murray; Peter Murray
ISBN: 9780199680276 0199680272
OCLC Number: 852806186
Notes: "First published as: The Oxford companion to Christian art and architecture in 1996 by Oxford University Press."--Title page verso.
Description: xi, 654 pages ; 24 cm
Other Titles: Oxford dictionary of Christian art and architecture
Christian art and architecture
Responsibility: [edited by] Peter and Linda Murray.

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Clear, succinct, and enthralling. * The Tablet * Review from previous edition It is impossible to over praise this book. * Sister Wendy Beckett * Tom Devonshire Jones has breathed new life into what Read more...

 
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