Publisher, Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1976
Hardback, with dust-jacket, pp.398 + xix index
Condition; Used – Very Good. Orange cloth. Tight binding, clean pages. Jacket scuffed at spine ends, some tears. A nice book!
Herein the author argues how the figure of Mary has shaped and been shaped by changing social and historical circumstances and why for all their beauty and power, the legends of Mary have condemned real women to perpetual inferiority.