Poets and hymnographers of the church
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Published by Department of Religious Education, Orthodox Church in America in Syosset, N.Y .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Orthodox Eastern Church -- Hymns.,
  • Christian saints -- Biography.,
  • Hymn writers -- Biography.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes glossary.

Other titlesHymnographers of the church.
Statementwritten by Constance J. Tarasar ; illustrations by June Magazine ; contributors, David Anderson, Vincent Peterson.
GenreBiography.
SeriesSaints for all ages -- 9.
ContributionsAnderson, David., Peterson, Vincent., Orthodox Church in America. Dept. of Religious Education.
The Physical Object
Pagination48 p. :
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20050948M
ISBN 100866420088, 086642010X

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