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Desert Father

In the Desert with Saint Anthony

by James Cowan

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  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Shambhala .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • ca. 250-355 or 6,
  • Mysticism,
  • Religion - Church History,
  • Religion,
  • of Egypt, Saint,,
  • Christianity - History - General,
  • Christianity - Literature & the Arts,
  • Religion / Christian Literature,
  • Christianity - Literature,
  • Anthony,

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8845900M
    ISBN 101590301455
    ISBN 109781590301456

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