Saints: Lives & Illuminations

Eerdmans Publishing Company, 2010 - 160 sivua
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This combined edition or our picture books Saints & More Saints presents the stories of remarkable people martyrs, hermits, miracle workers, scholars, and evangelists who were the pioneers of the early Church and who spread the Christian faith to the rest of the world. / With brief biographical sketches and lush pencil and oil portraits, author and illustrator Ruth Sanderson stokes the flame of our centuries old and ongoing interest in the faith and lives of these spiritual examples saints who have forever changed the way we look at and live our lives in relationship to God.

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SAINTS: Lives and Illuminations

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Forty stories of Christian saints from the first millennium are illustrated with appropriately gorgeous, pencil-and-oils-on-paper art. Sanderson's (Cinderella, 2002, etc.) writing style, usually ... Lue koko arvostelu

LibraryThing Review

Käyttäjän arvio  - MarthaL - LibraryThing

Stunningly vivid illustrations "rendered in pencils and oils on paper by previously published author illustrator Ruth Sanderson beg to be cut out framed and hung on a wall. But don't do that. The ... Lue koko arvostelu

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Tietoja kirjoittajasta (2010)

Ruth Sanderson has illustrated many books for children, including Cinderella and The Snow Princess (both Little, Brown) and the companion volume to this book, Saints: Lives and Illuminations. Her artistic style is inspired by Renaissance art, icons, illuminated manuscripts, old engravings, and woodcuts. She lives in Easthampton, Massachusetts.

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