Author:Charles Isidore Hemans

Charles Isidore Hemans
British born Roman and Italian ecclesiastical historian


  • Cursory notes in illustration of the sculptures in the Vatican museum 1848
  • Lent and the Holy Week in Rome 1856
  • Catholic Italy, pt. i. Rome and Papal States, 1860.
  • The Story of Monuments in Rome and her Environs, Florence, 1864–5, 2 parts.
  • A History of Ancient Christianity and Sacred Art in Italy, London, 1866.
  • A History of Mediæval Christianity and Sacred Art in Italy, A.D. 900–1450. In Rome from 1350 to 1500, 1869–72, 2 vols. A sequel to the previous work.
  • Historic and Monumental Rome, a handbook, London, 1874.

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