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Sacred Ground : the Cemeteries of New Orleans (Stunning Duotone Photographs of New Orleans Legendary Cemeteries)
by Brantley, Robert S.

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"A sumptuous photographic portrait of New Orleans' legendary cemeteries and their collage of architectural monuments, sculptural memorials, ironwork, and landscapes, shown as living structures that are unique expressions of remembrance and identity. The open-air museums of each cemetery, really tell vivid stories about the Crescent City's haunting social history. With S. Frederick Starr's introduction, Brantley's 20 brief biographies, and Heather Veneziano's symbolic interpretations, Sacred Ground offers an absolute and artful display of the rituals, traditions, and unusual customs born out of New Orleans' environment, religious culture, and ethnic diversity."--Provided by publisher.

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Sacred Ground: the Cemeteries of New Orleans (Hardcover)
Pub. Date: 2019
Publisher: Princeton Architectural Press
Price: $28.00
Seller: Gulls Nest Books, Portland, OR, USA
Condition: New
Sacred Ground: The Cemeteries of New Orleans (Stunning Duotone Photographs of New Orleans Legendary Cemeteries) (Hard cover)
Pub. Date: 2019
Publisher: Princeton Architectural Press
Price: $29.84
Seller: Alibris, Sparks, NV, USA
Condition: New.
Notes: Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. 192 p. Contains: Illustrations.
 
 
 
 

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"A sumptuous photographic portrait of New Orleans' legendary cemeteries and their collage of architectural monuments, sculptural memorials, ironwork, and landscapes, shown as living structures that are unique expressions of remembrance and identity. The open-air museums of each cemetery, really tell vivid stories about the Crescent City's haunting social history. With S. Frederick Starr's introduction, Brantley's 20 brief biographies, and Heather Veneziano's symbolic interpretations, Sacred Ground offers an absolute and artful display of the rituals, traditions, and unusual customs born out of New Orleans' environment, religious culture, and ethnic diversity."--Provided by publisher.

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  • PID: 15636559766
  • ISBN-13: 9781616898212
  • Publisher: Princeton Architectural Press
  • Seller: Book Stop
    Condition: Very Good
    Notes: 1616898216 Little shelf wear.