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The golden legend : readings on the saints. 2

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 - some preposterous, some profound, and some shocking - "The Golden Legend" was perhaps the most widely read book,  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jacobus, de Voragine.; William Granger Ryan
ISBN: 0691001545 9780691001548 0691031789 9780691031781
OCLC Number: 632521392
Description: x, 400 Seiten
Responsibility: Jacobus de Voragine. Transl. by William Granger Ryan.


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