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Allegories of heaven an artist explores the "greatest story ever told" by Dinah Roe Kendall

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Published by Piquant, InterVarsity in Carlisle, Downers Grove, Ill .
Written in English


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StatementDinah Roe Kendall ; with "the message" text by Eugene H. Peterson.
ContributionsPeterson, Eugene H., 1932-
The Physical Object
Pagination1 v. (unp.aged) :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22016445M
ISBN 101903689120, 0830823069

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