Alone of all her sex: the myth and the cult of the Virgin Mary

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Knopf : distributed by Random House, 1976 - Religion - 400 pages
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Review: Alone of All Her Sex: The Myth and the Cult of the Virgin Mary

User Review  - Mary Mycio - Goodreads

I love anything that Marina Warner writes, but this book was the first to open my apostate Catholic eyes to how the Virgin Mary went from being a footnote in the Gospels, to a passively powerful ... Read full review

Review: Alone of All Her Sex: The Myth and the Cult of the Virgin Mary

User Review  - Walt - Goodreads

Although a bit long-winded, this is an excellent study of the cult of St. Mary. The author describes the importance of the Cult of Saints in Late Antiquity and the Middle Ages before showing how the ... Read full review

Contents

MARY IN THE GOSPELS
17
MARY IN THE APOCRYPHA
25
VIRGIN BIRTH
34
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