Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “The Glory of Byzantium and Early Christendom” as Want to Read:
The Glory of Byzantium and Early Christendom
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

The Glory of Byzantium and Early Christendom

4.5  ·  Rating Details ·  4 Ratings  ·  1 Review
HardCover. Pub Date :2013-04-09 Pages: 304 Language: English Publisher: Phaidon Press A celebration of 300 of the finest works of art and expressions of the Christian faith from the millennium between the end of the Roman Empire and the beginning of the Renaissance.
Hardcover, 304 pages
Published April 9th 2013 by Phaidon Press (first published April 9th 2012)
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about The Glory of Byzantium and Early Christendom, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about The Glory of Byzantium and Early Christendom

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-24)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Mike
Apr 18, 2013 Mike rated it really liked it
Laid out in catalog form, with decently in-depth enteries on all the art items/architecture included but without much in the way of longform criticism on Byzantine art in general, this is a very welcome addition to the literature in the sense it presents a good overview of specific art but it does lack a deep critical approach to a complex and oft-misundertood period of art and architecture. Of course, being a Phaidon book, the graphic design and publishing standards are superb. The photo ...more
Brendan
Brendan rated it really liked it
Sep 28, 2014
Alexandra Desipris
Alexandra Desipris rated it it was amazing
Aug 25, 2016
Irene Giviashvili
Irene Giviashvili rated it it was amazing
Aug 18, 2015
Dale
Dale added it
Jun 07, 2014
Kate
Kate marked it as to-read
Jun 07, 2013
Nathan Hirstein
Nathan Hirstein marked it as to-read
Jun 08, 2013
Tony
Tony marked it as to-read
Jun 11, 2013
Joel Lang
Joel Lang marked it as to-read
Jun 26, 2013
Stephen Farrington
Stephen Farrington marked it as to-read
Jun 29, 2013
Lionel
Lionel marked it as to-read
Jun 30, 2013
Carrie
Carrie marked it as to-read
Dec 26, 2013
Marina Bulia
Marina Bulia marked it as to-read
Jan 06, 2014
Joanna
Joanna marked it as to-read
Jan 06, 2014
Duncan Williamson
Duncan Williamson marked it as to-read
Jan 29, 2014
Enheduanna
Enheduanna is currently reading it
Apr 18, 2014
Antonia
Antonia marked it as to-read
Mar 14, 2015
Chris
Chris marked it as to-read
Mar 08, 2016
Stacey
Stacey marked it as to-read
Mar 14, 2016
Zouina Sid Ahmed
Zouina Sid Ahmed marked it as to-read
Mar 28, 2016
Tahlia Chloe
Tahlia Chloe marked it as to-read
Jun 21, 2016
Peter Harrison
Peter Harrison marked it as to-read
Nov 01, 2016
Geoffrey Greene
Geoffrey Greene marked it as to-read
Nov 04, 2016
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Share This Book