The Breath of the Mystic.

By: Maloney SJ., George A.

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Book Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


8vo - 20.5 x 13.5 cm.; 204 pp. Red cloth over boards with gilt lettering on spine. From the dust jacket: "Using as an integrating model the breath of God in man . . . Maloney presents eight chapters on mystical prayer that draw their main inspiration from the writings of the eastern Christian mystics . . . Irenaeus, Origen, Evagrius, Gregory of Nyssa, Maximus the Confessor, Simeon the New Theologian and Gregory Palamas . . ." Two previous owners' names on the front free end paper, one stamped and one written in ink. Slight damp stain to the head edge of the back panel of the dust jacket and the back board. Otherwsie the book is clean with a tight binding. The dust jacket, aside from the stain, is moderately worn on the spine tips and the top fore corners and the spine is faded.

Title: The Breath of the Mystic.

Author Name: Maloney SJ., George A.

Categories: Catholic - Mysticism,

Publisher: Denville, New Jersey., Dimension Books.: 1974

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket

Seller ID: 28028

Keywords: Catholic; Theology; Mysticism; Mystical; Mystic; Irenaeus; Origen; Evagrius; Gregory of Nyssa; Maximus the Confessor; Simeon the New Theologian; Gregory Palamas; History; Prayer; Jesus Prayer; Transfiguration;