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In the mind of the Spanish mystics

M. J. Woods

In the mind of the Spanish mystics

by M. J. Woods

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Published by King"s College, London, Department of Spanish & Spanish-American Studies in [London] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • John of the Cross, -- Saint, -- 1542-1591 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Mysticism -- Spain.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementM.J. Woods.
    SeriesKing"s College London Hispanic series -- v. 3
    ContributionsJohn of the Cross, Saint, 1542-1591., King"s College (University of London). Dept. of Spanish & Spanish-American Studies.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBV5077.S7 W66 2000
    The Physical Object
    Pagination163 p. ;
    Number of Pages163
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19365611M
    ISBN 100952755238

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