Postscripts: The Journal of Sacred Texts, Cultural Histories, and Contemporary Contexts, Vol 9, No 2-3 (2013)

Religious Miniature Books: Introduction and Overview

Kristina Myrvold, Dorina Miller Parmenter
Issued Date: 26 Mar 2019

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DOI: 10.1558/post.37754


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