THE GOSPEL OF MARY. Janus Press.
THE GOSPEL OF MARY.
THE GOSPEL OF MARY.
THE GOSPEL OF MARY.

THE GOSPEL OF MARY. Translated from the Greek by Karen King, with commentaries by Rosemary Ruether.

Newark: Janus Press, 2006. 10 x 11 1/2. 38, (3) pages. Centerpiece pop-up of "the journey of the soul." Printed letterpress in black & blue on light green Barcham Green paper, with ornaments in grey. The Gospels are set in uncial types, surrounded by commentary in Monotype Plantin. Large opening initials in persimmon, printed in American uncial type. Woven strip binding of stiff pulp painted "cloud" wraps. Fine in birch wood clamshell box lined and covered in paste patterned paper. Item #16502

One of 150 copies, signed by Claire Vanvliet, Audrey Holden (binder), and Andrew Miller-Brown (printer). Diagram images (in green) are based on Dynamic Symmetry: The Greek Vase. Text is a fragment of a Gnostic gospel of early second century Christianity; followed by commentary on Mary Magdalene in the New Testament, in Gnostic literature, and in Church tradition.

Price: $1,500.00

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