GARGOYLES AND GROTESQUES: PAGANISM IN THE MEDIEVAL CHURCH. Ronald Sheridan, Anne Ross.

GARGOYLES AND GROTESQUES: PAGANISM IN THE MEDIEVAL CHURCH.

  • Boston: New York Graphic Society, 1975.
  • 4to
  • cloth, dust jacket
  • 127+(1) pages
  • ISBN: 0821206443

Price: $15.00  other currencies

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More than 100 black and white illustrations of pagan carvings on Romanesque and Gothic European churches. Frontispiece. Preface, introduction, select bibliography and index. Authors argue that the Church could not fully eradicate pagan beliefs, although some were interpreted in terms of Christian concepts of hell. Dust jacket lightly soiled and bent at edges.