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Author Name    Butler, John

Title   The Quest for Becket's Bones: The Mystery of the Relics of St. Thomas Becket of Canterbury

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Fine

Jacket Condition   Fine

Edition   First Edition

Publisher    New Haven, CT: Yale University Press 1995

ISBN Number    0300061153 / 9780300061154

Seller ID   000455

First printing. Fully illustrated in color and b/w. Recounts the quest for St. Thomas Becket's bones over eight centuries, and includes startling new evidence that has only recently come to light. An intriguing story of politics, science, religiion, conjecture, and romanticism, it explores the mystery of the survival of Catholic England's most precious relics, and presents a telling hypothesis as to their fate. Fine in fine dust jacket.

Non-fiction, History, Middle Ages, Saints, Religion, Catholocism

Price = 15.00 USD

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