Brill's Companions to the Byzantine World

Managing editor: Professor Dr Wolfram Brandes
[Brill Acquisitions Editor: Kate Hammond]

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2212-7429
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Vasiliki Tsamakda, University of Mainz

This volume offers an overview of Byzantine manuscript illustration, a central branch of Byzantine art and culture. Just like written texts, illustrations bear witness to Byzantine material culture, imperial ideology and religious beliefs, as well as to the development and spread of Byzantine art.
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Volume: 
2
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Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004343184
E-ISBN: 
9789004346239
Publication date: 
June 2017
€225,00
$259.00

Edited by Carolina Cupane and Bettina Krönung

This volume highlights the wealth of medieval storytelling and the fundamental unity of the medieval Mediterranean by combining in a comprehensive overview popular eastern tales along with their Greek adaptations and examining Byzantine love tales, both learned and vernacular, alongside their...
Series: 
Volume: 
1
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004289994
E-ISBN: 
9789004307728
Publication date: 
October 2016
€191,00
$229.00