The Gargoyles of Notre-Dame: Medievalism and the Monsters of Modernity
Publish date: June 15th 2009
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
Pages no: 464
Edition language: English
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Opening: There are many churches dedicated to Notre Dame but only one Notre-Dame de Paris. Located on the east end of the Île-de-la-Cité, the cathedral is the spiritual and geographic center not only of Paris, but of the whole of France. Built between 1163 and 1250, it remains one of the first and m...