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Author Maguire, Henry, 1943-
Title Nectar and illusion : nature in Byzantine art and literature / Henry Maguire.
Published New York : Oxford University Press, c2012.
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 Floor3  NX650.N38 M34 2012    IN LIBRARY
  
Description xx, 198 p., [16] p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.
Series Onassis series in Hellenic culture.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction -- Nature and idolatry -- Nature and rhetoric -- Nature and metaphor -- Nature and abstraction -- Nature and architecture -- Conclusion.
Subject Nature in art.
Nature in literature.
Arts, Byzantine -- Themes, motives.
Byzantine literature -- Themes, motives.
Nature -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.
Alternate Title Nature in Byzantine art and literature
ISBN 0199766606
9780199766604
OCLC number 759395913