By Herbert Norris
The meticulously researched textual content is better by way of greater than 270 of the author's personal illustrations, together with eight in complete colour, tailored from originals yet especially redrawn to intensify crucial gains of the clothes. The vestments are taken care of within the approximate order in their visual appeal in liturgical ritual, starting with the easy alb and together with the pallium, chasuble, cassock, surplice, mitre, and lots of different goods. shoes, crosses, headgear, jewelry, gloves, and different components also are depicted and defined intimately. Replete with attention-grabbing ancient proof and lore, this quantity is an necessary reference for college students, students, and somebody attracted to the heritage of ecclesiastical attire.
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Church Vestments: Their Origin and Development by Herbert Norris