Books tagged: pieta

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Michelangelo: the Man, his Works, his Legacy
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 6,050. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2011. Categories:
A compelling trip through all of Michelangelo's works that reside within the Vatican's walls with references to St. Peter's Basilica, his fresco cycle on the Sistine Chapel ceiling and the Last Judgment, as well as the Pietà and his sculptural work on Pope Julius II's tomb, this essay-drawn from personal experience-will be of interest to a well-read art historian or Renaissance art-lovers alike.
The Lost Journals of Michelangelo: Volume I
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,770. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Classics
This journal is Michelangelo's record of his life: from an eleven year old wrenched out of his secure life with his foster parents in stone-cutter haven, to his arrival the year before in Florence, to his young adulthood of thirty-two years. It details the things that shaped him, his friends, his family and how he felt as he sculpted the Rome Pieta and David. Of course, no one really knows.
Tears of Mary - Seeking the True Heart of the Mother
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 93,000. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Suspense, Fiction » Christian » Suspense
Michio, a Japanese teenager, converts to Catholicism following an encounter with Mary, the mother of Jesus, and later becomes a sculptor. He creates a replica of Michelangelo's Pieta, only to have it vandalized beyond repair. Mary asks him to make another, but this time it is to be his original work, not a replica. The journey in search of the true heart of Mary begins.
Tränen Marias - Auf der Suche nach dem wahren Herz der Mutter
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 90,680. Language: German. Published: February 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Suspense, Fiction » Christian » Suspense
Die Geschichte spielt sich ab in Japan (Kyoto und Tokio) und Italien (Rom und Mailand). Ein zentrales Thema ist die Ökumene (eine Bewegung mit dem Ziel, die christlichen Kirchen zusamenzuführen), die durch das Dogma von der „Unbefleckte Empfängnis“ erschwert wird. Eine spannende Folge von mysteriösen Ereignissen und rätselhaften „Zufällen“.