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The saints in art with their attributes and symbols alphabetically arranged by Tabor, Margaret E.

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Published by Methuen & co. in London .
Written in English


  • Christian saints in art.,
  • Christian art and symbolism.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Margaret E. Tabor; with twenty illustrations.
LC ClassificationsN8080 .T3
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxi, 208 p.
Number of Pages208
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL175910M
LC Control Numbera 11001029

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