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The Resource Men who have walked with God, : being the story of mysticism through the ages told in the biographies of representative seers and saints, with excerpts from their writings and sayings, by Sheldon Cheney

Men who have walked with God, : being the story of mysticism through the ages told in the biographies of representative seers and saints, with excerpts from their writings and sayings, by Sheldon Cheney

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Men who have walked with God, : being the story of mysticism through the ages told in the biographies of representative seers and saints, with excerpts from their writings and sayings
Title
Men who have walked with God,
Title remainder
being the story of mysticism through the ages told in the biographies of representative seers and saints, with excerpts from their writings and sayings
Statement of responsibility
by Sheldon Cheney
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
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1886-1980
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Cheney, Sheldon
Illustrations
plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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Mysticism
Label
Men who have walked with God, : being the story of mysticism through the ages told in the biographies of representative seers and saints, with excerpts from their writings and sayings, by Sheldon Cheney
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Publication
Note
"First edition."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The golden age and the mystic poet Lao-tse.--The Buddha, the great light, and the bliss of nirvana.--The age of reason in Greece: Pythagoras and Plato,--The tardy flowering of Greek mysticism: Plotinus.--Christian mysticism, from the founders to Saint Bernard.--The mediaeval flowering: Eckhart and the Friends of God.--Fra Angelico, the saintly painter and tool of God.--Jacob Boehme, the shoemaker-illuminate of the reformation.--Brother Lawrence, the lay monk who attained unclouded vision.--A mystic in the age of enlightened scepticism: William Blake.--A descriptive reading list, with acknowledgments (p. 385-395)--Index
Control code
ocm1898658
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiv pages, 1 leaf, 395 pages, viii pages 1 leaf
Lccn
45008427
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
plates
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1898658
  • (Sirsi) a218701
Label
Men who have walked with God, : being the story of mysticism through the ages told in the biographies of representative seers and saints, with excerpts from their writings and sayings, by Sheldon Cheney
Publication
Note
"First edition."
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The golden age and the mystic poet Lao-tse.--The Buddha, the great light, and the bliss of nirvana.--The age of reason in Greece: Pythagoras and Plato,--The tardy flowering of Greek mysticism: Plotinus.--Christian mysticism, from the founders to Saint Bernard.--The mediaeval flowering: Eckhart and the Friends of God.--Fra Angelico, the saintly painter and tool of God.--Jacob Boehme, the shoemaker-illuminate of the reformation.--Brother Lawrence, the lay monk who attained unclouded vision.--A mystic in the age of enlightened scepticism: William Blake.--A descriptive reading list, with acknowledgments (p. 385-395)--Index
Control code
ocm1898658
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiv pages, 1 leaf, 395 pages, viii pages 1 leaf
Lccn
45008427
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
plates
System control number
  • (OCoLC)1898658
  • (Sirsi) a218701

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