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Dreamers of the absolute : a book of hours

Author: Anna Xiao Dong Sun
Publisher: London [England] : Sylph Editions, 2014.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English
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A young woman, dreaming of love and yearning to know what love is, drives up to a Trappist monastery in rural Kentucky, seeking her older brother who has taken the vows of a novice. She spends seven days of unplanned contemplation interspersed between the seven prayers that punctuate the monastery's daily routine. Insights and recollections come and go like the ebb and flow of the tide. In her silent enclosure she  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anna Xiao Dong Sun
ISBN: 9781909631083 1909631086
OCLC Number: 896385213
Notes: Includes plates with illustrations.
Description: 121 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Anna Sun.

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A young woman, dreaming of love and yearning to know what it is, drives up to a Trappist monastery in rural Kentucky, seeking her older brother who has taken the vows of a novice. In her silent  Read more...

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