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

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Pocket Books, 1978 - 400 pages

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I am in love with the Virgin! Her 4 dogmas: the paradox of divine motherhood and virginity; the Immaculate Conception (HER conception -- uncorrupted by sin); the assumption of her body and soul into ... Read full review

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I am in love with the Virgin! Her 4 dogmas: the paradox of divine motherhood and virginity; the Immaculate Conception (HER conception -- uncorrupted by sin); the assumption of her body and soul into ... Read full review

Contents

MARY IN THE GOSPELS
3
MARY IN THE APOCRYPHA
25
VIRGIN BIRTH
34
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Marina Warner is a prize-winning novelist, cultural historian, and critic. Her most recent novel is The Leto Bundle. Among her acclaimed non-fiction works are From the Beast to the Blonde and No Go the Bogeyman. She lives in London.

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