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Published by T. Baker in London .
Written in English


  • Mysticism.

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Statementby St. John of the Cross, with his letters, poems, and minorwritings. Trans. by David Lewis, with an essay by Cardinal Wiseman, and additions and an introd. by Benedict Zimmerman.
SeriesThe works of Saint John of the Cross
ContributionsLewis, David, 1814-1895., Zimmerman, Benedict, 1859-1937.
The Physical Object
Pagination317 p.
Number of Pages317
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20760721M

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