Friday, February 29, 2008

The Cup of Destiny

Ravenscroft, Trevor, The Cup of Destiny: The Quest for the Grail, York Beach, Maine: Samuel Weiser, Inc., 1995, pp194. Paperback. As good as new.


Wednesday, February 27, 2008

The Shroud and The Grail

Currer-Briggs, Noel, The Shroud and The Grail: A Modern Quest for the True Grail, New York: St. Martin's Press, 1987, pp241. Duskjacket. Nice Used.

"The mystery surrounding both the Shroud of Turin and the Holy Grail has never failed to excite the imagination and arouse speculation worldwide." So said the first paragraph written on the inside of the dustjacket.

The author "shows how the Grail has been confused with the Chalice of the Last Supper,...." So what precisely is the Holy Grail?