(PUBYale University)In much the same manner as his highly touted Jesus Through the Centuries, recondite Pelikan takes us on a fascinating historical tour of how Mary has been portrayed and venerated inside and outside the church---as Theotokos,Mater Dolorosa, paragon of chastity, model wife, eternal feminine. . . . 267 pages, softcover.
Format: Paperback Number of Pages: 224 Vendor: Yale University Press Publication Date: 1998 Dimensions: 9 1/4 X 6 1/8 X 3/4 (inches)
ISBN: 0300076614 ISBN-13: 9780300076615 UPC: 780300076614 Availability: In Stock
From the author of the bestselling book, Jesus Through the Centuries, comes this important work that tells how Mary has been depicted and venerated through the ages. Pelikan examines the biblical portrait of Mary. He explores the view of Mary in late antiquity, and analyzes the place of Mary in history. Includes 33 illustrations, 16 in color.