Coptic Monasteries: Art and Architecture of Early Christian Egypt
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Coptic Monasteries: Art and Architecture of Early Christian Egypt

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Egypt, the birthplace of communal monasticism, has a rich store of monasteries and monastic art. Coptic Monasteries takes the reader on a tour of the best preserved and most significant of these ancient religious centers, documenting in exhaustive detail the richness and the glory of the Coptic heritage.
An informative introduction by Tim Vivian brings to life the early Ch...more
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Published October 15th 2010 by American University in Cairo Press (first published April 1st 2002)
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