By: Whiteside, Lesley
Godalming, England, Bramley Books: 1998
Seller ID: 003452
Condition: New in New dust jacket
In The Book of Saints Lesley Whiteside gives a fresh view of over sixty of the best-loved saints, illustrated in stained-glass windows. From the twelve apostles to saints and martyrs of the twentieth century, from twelfth-century glass in Chartres and York to modern American glass in Washington, the author opens up new perspectives which will give the reader a fascinating insight into the brilliance of generations of stained-glass artists. Their artistry brought the saints alive for the people of their time and, with their aid, Lesley Whiteside enriches our knowledge of men and women whose int... View More...