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Author Hunt, Lynn, 1945-

Title The book that changed Europe : Picart & Bernard's Religious ceremonies of the world / Lynn Hunt, Margaret C. Jacob, Wijnand Mijnhardt

Publ Info Cambridge, Mass. : Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2010
 RWU Main Library  BL80.3 .H86 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  BL80.3 H86 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xi, 383 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents A marketplace for religious ideas -- Bernard Picart: religious and artistic journeys -- Why Holland? -- Jean Frederic Bernard: the tumultuous life of a refugee publisher -- A writer's mental universe -- Picart's visual politics -- Familiarizing Judaism -- Cutting Roman Catholicism down to size -- Idolatry: West and East -- Rehabilitating Islam -- Dissent, deism, and atheism
LC subject Cérémonies et coutumes religieuses de tous les peuples du monde
Religions -- Early works to 1800
Rites and ceremonies -- Early works to 1800
Picart, Bernard, 1673-1733
Bernard, Jean-Frédéric, 1683?-1744
Add Author Jacob, Margaret C., 1943-
Mijnhardt, W. W., 1950-
ISBN 9780674049284 (alk. paper)
0674049284 (alk. paper)