By Leslie D. Ross

Two abundantly illustrated volumes provide a colourful dialogue of the way the divine is and has been represented in paintings and structure the realm over.

• 2 hundred illustrations, together with flooring plans of church buildings, synagogues, and temples carry the discussions of artwork and structure to life

• an intensive bibliography allows extra research

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