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The Cloud of unknowing and other works

Author: Clifton Wolters
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 2001.
Series: Penguin classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of religious writings by various fourteenth-century English authors.
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Clifton Wolters
ISBN: 0140447628 9780140447620
OCLC Number: 173808887
Language Note: Translated from the Middle English.
Description: xlviii, 158 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents: The cloud of unknowing --
The epistle of privy counsel --
Dionysius' mystical teaching --
The epistle of prayer.
Series Title: Penguin classics.
Other Titles: Cloud of unknowing.
Responsibility: translated with an introduction and notes by A.C. Spearing.
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Although the exact identity of this text's author remains obscure, he was probably an English country parson of the late 14th century. The main theme of this book is that God cannot be reached by  Read more...

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