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Spiritual quests; the art and craft of religious writing by  Mary  William; Gordon - First edition, first printing (full number line) - 1988 - from Calvello Books (SKU: 91942)

Spiritual quests; the art and craft of religious writing

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Spiritual quests; the art and craft of religious writing

by Zinsser, William; Gordon, Mary

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Extremely mild rubbing to spine head and foot, exceedingly gentle wear to corners, light soiling to DJ, very mild rubbing to DJ
ISBN 10
0395486165
ISBN 13
9780395486160
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Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1988. First edition, first printing (full number line). Hardcover. Extremely mild rubbing to spine head and foot, exceedingly gentle wear to corners, light soiling to DJ, very mild rubbing to DJ spine head and foot, else Near Fine(+) in Near Fine(-) DJ.. Octavo in white DJ, deckle edges, 189 pages, 22 cm. Based on lectures given at the New York Public Library in the winter of 1987. Bibliography: p. [169]-184. Getting here from there / Mary Gordon -- Bringing down the fire / David Bradley -- Writing as a means of grace / Jaroslav Pelikan -- Faith and fiction / Frederick Buechner -- A sense of the holy / Hugh Nissenson -- Meditation and poetics / Allen Ginsberg. Contents: Getting here from there / Mary Gordon -- Bringing down the fire / David Bradley -- Writing as a means of grace / Jaroslav Pelikan -- Faith and fiction / Frederick Buechner -- A sense of the holy / Hugh Nissenson -- Meditation and poetics / Allen Ginsberg.

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bookseller
Calvello Books US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
91942
Title
Spiritual quests; the art and craft of religious writing
Author
Zinsser, William; Gordon, Mary
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Extremely mild rubbing to spine head and foot, exceedingly gentle wear to corners, light soiling to DJ, very mild rubbing to DJ
Quantity available
1
Edition
First edition, first printing (full number line)
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0395486165
ISBN 13
9780395486160
Publisher
Houghton Mifflin
Place of Publication
Boston
Date Published
1988
Bookseller catalogs
Spirituality and Religion;

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