calendar pages of medieval service books

an introductory note for art historians
  • 41 Pages
  • 1.96 MB
  • English
Reading Medieval Studies Graduate Centre, University of Reading , Reading
Catholic Church -- Liturgy -- Calendar, Catholic Church -- Prayers and devotions, Books of h
Statementby F.P. Pickering.
SeriesReading medieval studies monograph -- no. 1, Reading medieval studies -- 1
LC ClassificationsBX2033 .P54 1980
The Physical Object
Pagination41 p. --
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18912163M
ISBN 100704907755

The Medieval Calendar Year celebrates the pictorial convention known as "The Labors of the Months" and the ways it was used in the Middle Ages.

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