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The Difficult Saint; Bernard of Clairvaux and His Tradition. by  Brian P McGuire - Hardcover - 1991 - from Pilgrim Reader Books - IOBA and Biblio.co.uk

The Difficult Saint; Bernard of Clairvaux and His Tradition.

by McGuire, Brian P

Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket


Kalamazoo, Michigan: Cistercian Publications. Fine in Fine dust jacket. 1991. Hard Cover. 0879076267 . 8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 317 pp. Light tan cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. Cistercian Studies Series #126. Notes, and an 11 page general index. Various aspects of St. Bernard's life are examined from the perspective of the Middle Ages and of the modern world. McGuire teaches at the Medieval Centre of Copenhagen University. A new and unused book. .
  • Bookseller: Pilgrim Reader Books - IOBA CA (CA)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 17321
  • Title: The Difficult Saint; Bernard of Clairvaux and His Tradition.
  • Author: McGuire, Brian P
  • Format/binding: Hard Cover
  • Book condition: Used - Fine in Fine dust jacket
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • ISBN 10: 0879076267
  • ISBN 13: 9780879076269
  • Publisher: Cistercian Publications
  • Place: Kalamazoo, Michigan
  • Date published: 1991
  • Keywords: 0879076267, Bernard Of Clairvaux; Cistercian;, Monasticism, Biography, Saints, Catholic, Middle Ages, Hagiography, Clairvaux, Trappist
  • Bookseller catalogs: Catholic - Cistercian;
  • Subjects: RELIGION / Christianity / Catholicism;


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