The golden legend : readings on the saints. 1 (Book, 1995) []
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The golden legend : readings on the saints. 1

Author: Jacobus, de Voragine.; William Granger Ryan
Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Princeton Univ. Press, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1. pbk. printView all editions and formats

Depicting the lives of the saints in an array of both factual and fictional stories, "The Golden Legend" was perhaps the most widely read book, after the Bible, during the late Middle Ages. This  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jacobus, de Voragine.; William Granger Ryan
ISBN: 0691001537 9780691001531 0691008655 9780691008653
OCLC Number: 632521280
Description: XVIII, 391 Seiten
Responsibility: Jacobus de Voragine. Transl. by William Granger Ryan.


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"Art historians depend on it...Medievalists should know it inside-out... [F]or the rest of us it remains a treasure-house of European culture, crammed full of the things which everyone, once upon a Read more...

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