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There's one at Amiens.  I don't know where else.

Patrick.

At 08:53 PM 4/3/2001 -0400, you wrote:
>medieval-religion: Scholarly discussions of medieval religion and culture
>
>How common are these Labyrinths?  I note the mention of Reims.  I've seen
>the one at Chartres.  How many others survive?
>Tom Izbicki
>
>On Wed, 4 Apr 2001, Otfried Lieberknecht wrote:
>
> > Date: Wed, 04 Apr 2001 00:01:34 +0200
> > From: Otfried Lieberknecht <[log in to unmask]>
> > Reply-To: Scholarly discussions of medieval religion and culture
>      <[log in to unmask]>
> > To: [log in to unmask]
> > Subject: Re: [M-R] Labyrinths?
> >
> > medieval-religion: Scholarly discussions of medieval religion and culture
> >
> > Dear Patrick,
> >
> > I happen to have some references, but they are taken from second hands, so
> > that I cannot supply any synopsis or other insight. In addition to Matthews
> > already  quoted by Dee Dyas I have:
> >
> > BRANNER Robert
> >     [on the labyrinth at the cathedral of Reims] in: Journal
> >     of the Society of Architectural Historians 22 (1963),
> >     p.18-25
> > HOWARD Donald R.
> >     The Idea of the Canterbury Tales, U of California Press,
> >     1976, p.326ss.
> > BATSCHELET-MASSINI W.
> >     Labyrinthzeichnungen in Handschriften. In: Codices manu-
> >     scripti 4 (1978), p.33-65
> > CIPOLLA Gaetano
> >     Labyrinth: Studies on an Archetype. New York: LEGAS, 1987
> > BEAL Rebecca Sue
> >     Dante in the Labyrinth. In: Mediaevalia 13 (1987 [1989]),
> >     p.227-245
> > DOOB Penelope Reed
> >     The Ideae of the Labyrinth from Classical Antiquity through
> >     the Middle Ages. Ithaca / New York / London: Cornell UP,
> >     1990, xviii+355 pp.
> >
> > There is also an article on labyrinths by F. Cabrol and H. Leqlerq in the
> > _Dictionnaire d'arche'ologie chre'tienne et de liturgie_, t.VIII (Paris
> > 1928), 973-982. Doob is probably the right thing to start with.
> >
> > Best wishes,
> >
> >    Otfried
> >
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Patrick J. Nugent
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