Byzantine Defenders of Images : Eight Saints Lives in English Translation

By: Alice-Mary Talbot

Price: $30.00

Quantity: 2 available

Book Condition:: New



The seven vitae feature holy men and women who opposed imperial edicts and suffered for their defense of images, from the nun Theodosia whose efforts to save the icon of Christ Chalkites made her the first iconodule martyr, to Symeon of Lesbos, the pillar saint whose column was attacked by religious fanatics. Life of St. Theodosia of Constantinople Life of St. Stephen the Younger Life of St. Anthousa of Mantineon Life of St. Anthousa, Daughter of Constantine V Life of the Patriarch Nikephoros I of Constantinople Life of Sts. David, Symeon, and George of Lesbos Life of St. Ioannikios Life of St. Theodora the Empress

Title:: Byzantine Defenders of Images : Eight Saints Lives in English Translation

Author:: Alice-Mary Talbot

Categories: East,

Publisher: Dumbarton Oaks Pub Service: August 1998

ISBN Number:: 0884022684

ISBN Number: 13: 9780884022688

Binding:: Paper Back

Book Condition:: New

Seller ID:: 171253