The miraculous flying house of Loreto : spreading Catholicism in the early modern world

Karin Vélez

In 1295, a house fell from the evening sky onto an Italian coastal road by the Adriatic Sea. Inside, awestruck locals encountered the Virgin Mary, who explained that this humble mud-brick structure was her original residence newly arrived from Nazareth. To keep it from the hands of Muslim invaders,...

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Main Author: Vélez, Karin, 1974- (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Princeton, New Jersey : Princeton University Press, [2019]
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Physical Description:xv, 292 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
ISBN(s):9780691174006 : hardback
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