St. Nicholas: His Legends and Iconography

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L.S. Olschki, 1985 - Religion - 190 pages
A study of the origin of St. Nicholas in Byzantium and the expansion of his cult to western Europe and North America. It focuses on the saint's changing iconography in art and a better understanding of his historical position in our culture.

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Acknowledgements Pag
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The Iconography of Saint Nicholas in the
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The Early Development of His Cult
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