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Studies in the arts of Sinai essays by Kurt Weitzmann

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, NJ .
Written in English


  • Saint Catherine (Monastery: Mount Sinai),
  • Christian art and symbolism -- Medieval, 500-1500 -- Egypt,
  • Icons, Byzantine -- Egypt,
  • Icons, Medieval -- Egypt,
  • Christian antiquities -- Egypt

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Edition Notes

Statementby Kurt Weitzmann.
SeriesPrinceton series of collected essays
LC ClassificationsN"7988"A1"W44
The Physical Object
Paginationvii , 450 p. :
Number of Pages450
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21146814M
ISBN 100691003424
LC Control Number81-47959

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