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St John of the Cross: His Life and Poetry Paperback – July 24, 1975

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Text: English, Spanish --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.

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Gerald Brenan is well known for his 'expository' works on Spanish history and literature, and, in this 1975 book, returns to an early interest in the Spanish mystics to produce an absorbing study of St John of the Cross, one of the foremost of Catholic mystics and poets.


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Product Details

  • Paperback: 250 pages
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press; New Ed edition (July 24, 1975)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0521099536
  • ISBN-13: 978-0521099530
  • Product Dimensions: 5.5 x 0.6 x 8.5 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 5.6 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,765,487 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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1 of 4 people found the following review helpful By Cat on June 7, 2014
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Neede this book in my studies to become familiar with St. John the Cross. He is a Carmelite Saint and from what I have heard can be very difficult to understand. This book hopefully will give me some insight about who he is.
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