In comparisonwith the wave of analysis devoted to the aesthetics of the Latin heart a while, Byzantine aesthetics has to be thought of a comparatively new and nonetheless principally unexplored topic. The contributions assembled within the current quantity record the transforming into learn curiosity during this box and current a large choice of concerns and methodologies that would be of curiosity to scholars and students of the philosophy, paintings, and literature of past due Antiquity and the Byzantine period."
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