Last things art and the religious imagination in the age of reform by Christine Göttler

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Includes bibliographical references (p. [295]-316) and index.

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Statementby Christine Göttler
SeriesProteus -- v. 2, Proteus (Series) (Turnhout, Belgium) -- v. 2.
LC ClassificationsN7860 .G68 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationxxxiii, 436 p. [16] p. of plates :
Number of Pages436
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24413163M
ISBN 102503523978
ISBN 109782503523972
LC Control Number2010294095

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