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English mystical tradition by D. Knowles

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Published by Burns and Oates .
Written in English


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Statementby D. Knowles.
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Throughout the book, Louth does a careful job of situating early Christian mystical thought in its Platonic origins (especially Middle-Platonic), and he helpfully demonstrates both where it aligns with this tradition as well as departs from it/5. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Knowles, David, English mystical tradition. London, Burns & Oates [, ©] (OCoLC) The English Mystical Tradition. London: Burns & Oates, First edition. Octavo, original blue cloth, red top edge, original dust jacket. Very faint creasing to upper edges of unfaded and unclipped dust jacket. A bright, nearly fine copy. The Medieval Mystical Tradition in England Papers Read at Charney Manor, July [Exeter Symposium VII] proceedings in the series initiated by Marion Glasscoe in shares with its predecessors a concentrated focus on the English mystical authors and the reception of their continental contemporaries in medieval England. Book summary.

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