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The Desert and Beyond: Letters from the Desert, In Search of the Beyond, Love Is for Living.

By: Carretto, Carlo.

Price: $9.00

Publisher: London, UK., Darton, Longman and Todd.: 1987

Seller ID: 32955

ISBN: 0232517282

Condition: Very Good


12mo - 19.5 x 12.5 cm.; (8) - 496 pp. Contains the full text of "Letters from the Desert" (1972), "In Search of the Beyond" (1975) and "Love Is for Living" (1976). The bracketed dates are those of the first English translation. "Letters from the Desert" was first published as "Lettere dal Deserto" in 1964. "In Search of the Beyond" was first published as "Al di la delle Cose" in 1969. "Love Is for Living" was first published as "Cio che conta e amare" in 1970 and translated from the Italian by Jeremy Moiser. The other tran... View more info

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The Desert in the City.

By: Carretto, Carlo.

Price: $5.40

Publisher: London, UK., Collins.: 1979

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 32956

ISBN: 0002153505

Condition: Near Fine in Very Good dust jacket


8vo - 21.5 x 14 cm.; 106 pp. Black cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. Translated from the Italian edition of 1978, "Il Deserto Nella Citta", by Barbara Wall. Carretto ponders the question of peace and prayer in the marketplace. Illustrated with 8 pages of black and white photographs. After long years of living in the Sahara desert as a Little Brother of Jesus (an order inspired by Charles de Foucauld), Carretto has wisdom to impart. The clipped dust jacket has mild wear to the edges and shows light scuffing. View more info

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Made in Heaven.

By: Carretto, Carlo.

Price: $5.40

Publisher: London, UK., Darton, Longman and Todd.: 1978

Seller ID: 32962

ISBN: 023251352X

Condition: Very Good


8vo - 20 x 12.5 cm.; 155 pp. First published as "Famiglia, piccola chiesa" in 1949 and translated into English by Alan Neame. When Fr. Carretto first published this book it caused such a furor there was talk of surpressing it. That simple wisdom on the idealism of a married relationship would do that says a lot about what those times were like. Minor wear to the cover edges and a wee bit of soiling on the back, otherwise clean with a sound binding. View more info

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Journey Without End.

By: Carretto, Carlo.

Price: $4.50

Publisher: London, UK., Darton, Longman and Todd: 1987

Seller ID: 32963

ISBN: 0232517363

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 21.5 x 13.5 cm.; vi - 122 pp. Translated from the original Italian, "Un Cammino Senza Fine", by Alan Neame. Carlo Carretto is a Little Brother of the Gospel. Old price sticker on the back cover, else an as-new and unused book. View more info

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Letters from the Desert.

By: Carretto, Carlo.

Price: $4.50

Publisher: London, UK., Darton, Longman and Todd.: 1976

Seller ID: 32964

ISBN: 0232511780

Condition: Very Good


12mo - 18 x 12 cm.; xxi - 146 pp. First published in Italian as "Lettere dal Deserto" in 1964, Translated into English by Rose Mary Hancock and with a 5 page foreword by Ivan Illich. Mild wear to the covers and that to the spine tips, otherwise clean with a sound binding. View more info

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I, Francis.

By: Carretto, Carlo.

Price: $6.75

Publisher: Maryknoll, New York., Orbis Books.: 1983

Seller ID: 32965

ISBN: 0883442000

Condition: Near Fine


8vo - 21 x 14 cm.; xiii - 125 pp. Translated from the Italian edition of 1980, "Io, Francesco", by Robert R. Barr. This is the third soft cover printing. Includes a section "Praying with Saint Francis - A Little Divine Office Composed from His Words and His Prayers". A touch of wear to the edges of the covers. else fine. View more info

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In Search of the Beyond.

By: Carretto, Carlo.

Price: $7.20

Publisher: Maryknoll, New York., Orbis Books.: 1976

Seller ID: 32966

ISBN: 0883442086

Condition: Very Good in Good dust jacket


12mo -18.5 x 11.5 cm.; 175 pp. Green cloth over boards with gilt lettering on the spine. Translated from the original Italian "Al di la Delle Cose" by Sarah Fawcett. Carretto reflects upon the nature of the mysticism of St. John of the Cross and the Beatitudes from the Sermon on the Mount. Previous owner's address label on the front free end paper and very minor wear to the spine tips. The unclipped dust jacket shows mild edge wear and moderate surface scuffing. View more info