Sub-Genre: History & Surveys
Publisher: Abbeville Press
Book theme: Ancient & Classical
Street Date: November 8, 1996
Item Number (DPCI): 247-04-2002
Each of this handsomely designed, richly illustrated columes in this uplifting new series is devoted to the ageless teachings of one of the world's major religions or cultures. Excerpts from the most eloquent practitioners of the religion--be they poets, philosophers or spiritual leaders--are paired with evocative images, whether paintings, sculptures or photos. Each of these miniature books includes 22 full-color illustrations.