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Album of Science: Antiquity and the Middle Age
Album of Science: Antiquity and the Middle Age John E. Murdoch 068415496X 9780684154961 How did Valentines Day, one of our most popular holidays, begin? It started in ancient Rome when a kind physician named Valentine took an interest in a young blin
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Album of Science: Antiquity and the Middle Age by John E. Murdoch

How did Valentines Day, one of our most popular holidays, begin? It started in ancient Rome when a kind physician named Valentine took an interest in a young blind girl. With his healing skill and his deep faith he restored her sight. What we now call Valentines Day began when he sent the little girl a secret message, which she received after the Christian martyr was executed. For this tale rich in sentiment, master illustrator Robert Sabuda has created exquisite paper mosaics to suggest early Christian art that resonates with both subtlety and power.

Author: John E. Murdoch

Language: English

Binding: Hardcover

Pages: 375

Publisher: Charles Scribners Sons/Reference

Publication Date: 1984-08-01

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John E. Murdoch  Hardcover