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The symbols of the church by Maurice Dilasser

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Published by Liturgical Press in Collegeville, Minn .
Written in English


  • Catholic Church -- Liturgy.,
  • Christian art and symbolism -- History.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementMaurice Dilasser ; translated by Mary Cabrin, Madeleine Beaumont, and Caroline Morson.
LC ClassificationsBV150 .D46513 1999
The Physical Object
Pagination167 p. :
Number of Pages167
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL40452M
ISBN 10081462538X
LC Control Number99031073

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