Imaginative World of the Reformation  -     By: Peter Matheson
Buy Item InStock20.19$20.19 Add To Cart


Add To Wishlist

Imaginative World of the Reformation

Augsburg Fortress / 2001 / Paperback

$20.19 (CBD Price)
In Stock
CBD Stock No: WW32910

New Cyber Deals
* This product is available for shipment only to the USA.
* This product is not available for expedited shipping.

Product Description

More than a change in political, religious, and social structures, the early Reformation signaled a profound shift in the perception of reality. Matheson's lucid study draws on sermons, pamphlets, letters, paintings, and woodcuts to reveal the spiritual vitality of the era and the revolutionary power that transformed ordinary people's lives. 153 pages, softcover from Fortress.

Product Information

Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 153
Vendor: Augsburg Fortress
Publication Date: 2001
Dimensions: 8.5 X 5.5 (inches)
ISBN: 0800632915
ISBN-13: 9780800632915

Publisher's Description

In this small gem of Reformation research, Peter Matheson offers a rich view of the Reformation as it appeared in pamphlets and sermons, woodcuts and paintings, poetry and song, correspondence and the contours of daily life.The popular media he explores evince the Reformation's novel use of images and metaphors, its deep effects on personal and family life and spirituality, heightened civic engagement, great utopian dreams and experiments, as well as its nightmarish excesses.

Product Reviews

Be the first to write a review!

Ask Christianbook

Back
×

Ask Christianbook

What would you like to know about this product? Please enter your name, your email and your question regarding the product in the fields below, and we'll answer you in the next 24-48 hours.

If you need immediate assistance regarding this product or any other, please call 1-800-CHRISTIAN to speak directly with a customer service representative.

Find Related Products

Author/Artist Review

Start A New Search