By Gary Waller

This e-book lines the historical past of the Annunciation, exploring the deep and lasting effect of the development at the Western mind's eye. Waller explores the Annunciation from its visual appeal in Luke’s Gospel, to its upward push to prominence in non secular doctrine and pop culture, and its slow decline in significance in the course of the Enlightenment.

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