By Herbert Norris
The meticulously researched textual content is more desirable by way of greater than 270 of the author's personal illustrations, together with eight in complete colour, tailored from originals yet in particular redrawn to intensify crucial good points of the clothes. The vestments are handled within the approximate order in their visual appeal in liturgical ritual, starting with the straightforward 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 interesting old proof and lore, this quantity is an vital reference for college students, students, and a person attracted to the background of ecclesiastical attire.
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