The cult of Saint Katherine of Alexandria in late-medieval Nuremberg
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Published by Ashgate in Burlington .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Cult,
  • Religious life and customs,
  • History

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementby Anne Simon
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBX4700.C45 S56 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationpages cm
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25316893M
ISBN 109781409420712
LC Control Number2012017883

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Lee "The Cult of Saint Katherine of Alexandria in Late-Medieval Nuremberg Saint and the City" por Anne Simon disponible en Rakuten Kobo. Katherine of Alexandria was a major object of devotion within medieval Europe, ranking second only to the Virgin Mary in Brand: Taylor And Francis.   The Cult of Saint Katherine of Alexandria in Late-Medieval Nuremberg by Anne Simon, , available at Book Depository with free delivery : Anne Simon. Saint and the City, The Cult of Saint Katherine of Alexandria in Late-Medieval Nuremberg, Anne Simon, Routledge. Des milliers de livres avec la livraison chez vous en 1 jour ou en magasin avec . The cult of St Katherine of Alexandria enjoyed great popularity throughout the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries, retaining a wide appeal right up to the Reformation; she appears in a wide variety of contexts, in association with concepts of royal and ci.