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OP SANTIAGO, CAMINO DE EUROPA: CULTO Y CULTURA EN LA PEREGRINACION A COMPOSTELA (Santiago, Pathway of Europe: Cult and Culture in the Pilgrimage to Compostela). Second revised edition. San Martin Pinario, Santiago de Compostela, 1993. Organized and published by Xunta de Galicia, Conselleria de Cultura e Xuventude, Santiago de Compostela, in association with Fundacion "la Caixa," Madrid, and Arzobispado de Santiago de Compostela. 584 pp. with 394 ills. (362 col.). 29 x 27 cm. ISBN 8445307169 In Spanish.
Providing an extensive study of the history of Santiago de Compostela and its international significance as a center for pilgrims during the Middle Ages, this massive catalogue documents with fine illustrations and detailed individual analyses an exhibition of more than 180 works drawn from museums, churches and archives throughout Europe, including manuscripts, sculptures, paintings, architectural fragments, liturgical pieces, coins and other objects dating primarily from the 12th to the 16th century. In addition to discussing such issues as the influence of pilgrimages on the evolution of medieval literary and musical traditions, twelve substantial essays examine the religious cults and institutions related to Santiago de Compostela that arose in Germany, France, the Netherlands, England and other countries during the period.
Indexing: Western, Europe — Spain — 300 A.D.-1400, 1400-1600 — Several Media
Plans: 02,04
Worldwide Number: 024448
Paperbound Out of Print / No Longer Available.

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