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Art of the Creche: Nativities from Around the World

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One of the most enduring and universal Christmas traditions is the crèche, or the Nativity scene: a representation of the story of Christ’s birth. This beautiful book reveals the worldwide appeal and custom of the crèche and the diversity of creative expression displayed in this art form. Crèche artists featured include a first-generation American firefighter devoted to pr ...more
Hardcover, 208 pages
Published October 1st 2007 by Merrell Publishers
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TJ
Aug 31, 2012 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
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Appreciate the diversity. And interested in the crèches but annoying when to find crèches that were just made for the collection and go against cultural norms
Cayenne
Oct 25, 2010 rated it it was amazing
The best "nativity" I ever bought. There are some very beautiful and inspiring creches in here and the stories about each creche is so interesting. Great book.
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Aug 03, 2016 rated it it was amazing
I really enjoyed looking at & reading this book. The crèches are beautiful and reading the history about each one is fascinating.
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