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The Bible in stained glass

Author: Sonia Halliday; Laura Lushington; Tim Dowley
Publisher: Ridgefield, CT : Morehouse, ©1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Full-color reproductions, with full descriptions of the windows and their iconography, of some of the most spectacular and historic stained glass windows of Europe.
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Genre/Form: Illustrated works
Illustrations
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sonia Halliday; Laura Lushington; Tim Dowley
ISBN: 081921552X 9780819215529 0819219479 9780819219473 0564071358 9780564071357
OCLC Number: 24897112
Notes: Originally published in the UK by Bible Society.
Full-color reproductions, with full descriptions of the windows & their iconography, of some of the most spectacular & historic stained glass windows of Europe. [back cover].
Includes index.
Description: 160 pages : color illustrations ; 32 cm
Contents: 1. The Old Testament. Creation --
The serpent deceives Eve --
Cain and Able --
Noah's ark --
The tower of Babel --
The lord appears to Abraham --
Abraham and Isaac --
Jacob's ladder --
Joseph and his brothers --
Pharaoh's butler's dream --
Moses --
Crossing the Red sea --
The ten commandments --
Spying out the land --
Jericho is taken --
Samson --
Samson at Gaza --
Samuel --
King Saul --
The ancestors of Jesus --
David --
Solomon --
Rehoboam and Jeroboam --
Elijah and Elisha --
Daniel --
Amos --
Jonah. 2. The New Testament. The annunciation --
The nativity --
The adoration of the sheperds --
The magi --
Elizabeth and John --
Jesus is baptized --
Jesus is tempted --
Jesus begins to preach --
The sermon on the mount --
The marriage at Cana --
Jesus feeds five thousand --
Jesus heals a blind man --
Jesus walks on the sea --
Jesus' parables --
The good Samaritan --
The sower --
The transfiguration --
Mary anoints Jesus' feet The triumphal entry --
Jesus cleanses the temple --
The last supper --
Jesus' agony in the garden --
Jesus is betrayed --
Jesus before Pilate --
Jesus is scourged and mocked --
Peter denies Christ --
On the way to the cross --
The crucifixion --
The resurrection --
Doubting Thomas --
On the way to Emmaus --
Jesus appears by the sea --
Jesus' charge to Peter --
The ascension --
Pentecost --
Peter and John heal a lame man --
Peter in prison --
Saul's conversion --
Paul in prison --
The apocalypse --
A new heaven and a new earth --
The churches --
Photographing the glass.
Responsibility: edited by Tim Dowley ; photographs by Sonia Halliday and Laura Lushington ; descriptive text by Laura Lushington.

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Full-color reproductions, with full descriptions of the windows and their iconography, of some of the most spectacular and historic stained glass windows of Europe.

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