The early churches of Constantinople: architecture and liturgy / [by] Thomas F. Mathews.

Other titles
  • Constantinople
  • London ; University Park : Pennsylvania State University Press [1971]
Physical description
xviii, 194, 60 unnumbered pages : illustrations ; 27 cm.
  • 0271001089
  • 9780271001081
  • : A revision of the author's thesis, New York University.
  • A Revision of the author's thesis, New York University.
  • Bibliography: p. [181]-187.
  • The early Basilicas -- The Justinianic period: the smaller foundations -- The greater foundations of Justinian -- The problem of liturgical planning in Constantinople -- The divisions of the church -- The liturgy of the Catechumens -- The liturgy of the faithful.
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  • "This book represents the first comprehensive attempt to reconstruct from archaeological, liturgical, and historical sources the ceremonial use of Early Byzantine architecture"--Jacket.

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